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is it legal for a company to take money from its employees

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is it legal for a company to take money from it's employees paychecks without them signing for it?
Submitted: 7 years ago.
Category: Legal
Expert:  Ellen replied 7 years ago.
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No. A company may not take funds from an employee absent the employees permission. It is considered theft