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they garnished my wages for student loans can they still take my federal income .taxes?

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  • can colleges garnish wages and take from taxes
  • can irs garnish wages if they are already garnished for student loans
  • if the school is garnishing money out of my checks will they still take my income tax

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  1. Go with the flow on Dec 30, 2012 Reply

    Federal Student Loans = Yes.
    Likely, no. Since they are getting money out of garnishing your wages.

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  2. garyg7 on Dec 30, 2012 Reply

    By “take my federal income taxes” you mean your refund, if you overpaid your taxes, right? If so, then they can and will seize your tax refund.

    I hope this helps.
    Gary

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  3. coraann on Dec 30, 2012 Reply

    They can and they will.
    They are most interested in available cash that would otherwise be paid to you, rather than
    garnish wages only as they are earned.

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  4. Judy on Dec 30, 2012 Reply

    Yes, up to the amount you still owe – and they almost surely will.

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  5. tro on Dec 30, 2012 Reply

    gov’t sponsored student loans in default are offset by federal refunds
    if your wages are being garnished this is likely a loan not gov’t sponsored

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