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Deborah Awyzio
Deborah Awyzio, Solicitor
Category: Australia Law
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Experience:  Bachelor of Laws (QUT), BIT (QUT), Family Law Accredited Specialist, over 12 years experience
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I have a writer for levy of property under my company name

Customer Question

Hi I have a writer for levy of property under my company name which is pty ltd company
JA: What state are you in? It matters because laws vary by location.
Customer: Nsw
JA: Has anything been filed or reported?
Customer: Yes the sheriff came to my home adress
JA: Anything else you want the lawyer to know before I connect you?
Customer: The debt owing by my company is 45k just wanted to know if company has no assets can they sell our unit to settle the debt
Submitted: 9 days ago.
Category: Australia Law
Expert:  Leon replied 9 days ago.

Hi, I am Leon, a NSW Solicitor. I will be assisting you with your question. If you choose a telephone call, you will be charged an additional fee.

Expert:  Leon replied 9 days ago.

Good Afternoon

The court issues a writ on property?

Is it against the company?

Customer: replied 9 days ago.
I had the sheriff teling me she can sell my property
There is no assets that company owes
The company owes 45k to another contractor thats what his claiming
Customer: replied 9 days ago.
Can you call me tomorrow around 10am is this a charge as well
Or can you send me as much information you can if I still need to talk ill call you
Expert:  Leon replied 9 days ago.

Good Afternoon

Unless the writ is against you personally they cannot touch your personal belongings. If the writ is against property of the company they can only take company property.

When they arrive you have to tell them the property belongs to you and show them evidence such as receipts if you have them.

But they can only touch assets of the company.