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March 18, 2010
Time Frames for Paying Garnishments within Your Organization

Attorneys Clint Robison and Amy Jensen discuss garnishment payment time frames in a BLR webinar entitled ‘Payroll: How to Legally Handle Tax Levies and Garnishments’. The attorneys explain that the employer must continue making the necessary withholdings for the levy and/or garnishment until any of the following occurs:

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  1. The total amount due on the notice has been satisfied
  2. Employer receives a higher priority Earnings Withholding Order
  3. Employer receives written instructions from the agency at issue advising that the order is withdrawn
  4. The amount of the disposable earnings are below the minimum amounts subject to garnishment

Clint Robison is a partner in the Los Angeles office of Hinshaw & Culbertson, one of the largest and oldest law firms in the country. He can be reached at Amy Jensen is a senior employment attorney in the firm's Los Angeles office and she can be reached at

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