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If he and I file a joint income tax return and we are due a refund, and he is behind in child support, can the state of NY garnish our income tax refund for repayment?
If we own property and his name is XXXXX XXXXX deed to our home, can the state of NY put a lien on our house for back support?
Also, can I put his name on the financing but not the deed in order to protect that asset?
If a married man who pays support and is out of work AND is being claimed by his wife as a dependent, can the state then count her income and garnish her wages to pay his child support?
You've been wonderful. I hate to be such a pain in the butt but I have to protect myself since I make more money than he does. Thank you for your legal advice and patience.