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My wife has had her cq garnished ,5 yr they have a lean on

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My wife has had her cq garnished for 1,5 yr they have a lean on our house we have joint accounts and they told her $55000 is due mar 10 in full
Get a loan do what you have to
They will freeze all out accounts
Submitted: 9 months ago.
Category: Canada Law
Expert:  Legal Ease replied 9 months ago.

I don't know what cq stands for.

I am assume there is a judgment against her, is that correct?

Who is the Plaintiff?

Customer: replied 9 months ago.
She owes rev can $ her paycheque is garnish 20% for past 1.5 yr our accountant has challenge this but they always say being addressed
Expert:  Legal Ease replied 9 months ago.

Has your accountant spoken to them since they gave the March 10th deadline?

Customer: replied 9 months ago.
my accountant said take $ out of bank until resolved pre income tax years
Expert:  Legal Ease replied 9 months ago.

They can only seize half of what is in your bank accounts.

But they could seek to seize your house and have it sold. You would keep half the equity.

Your accountant has to become more aggressive with them and if that doesn't work you may need to retain a tax lawyer unfortunately.