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Can I as an individual garnish someone’s IRS tax return? I have a judgement against there (2) homes and have tried on several occasions to garnish wages and bank accounts but with no success. Can I garnish there IRS tax refund checks?
Federal tax refunds can be seized by the IRS for tax arrearages without the normal legal procedures being used.
Federal and state tax refunds can be seized by a state child enforcement agency for court ordered child support arrearages.
Tax refunds cannot be seized for creditor debt, for example, a judgment for non payment of a credit card account.
But, once the refund is placed in a bank account it can be subject to levy by a judgment creditor.
The Federal Government can also offset your federal tax refund to pay a student loan debt.
Do you know where I can find these judgement collectors? 60-80% is not too bad, at least to get something back.