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State Income Withholding Contacts and Program Information


Published: July 25, 2013
Information About:
State/Local Child Support Agencies, Employers
Employer Responsibilities, Income/Wage Withholding
Program Information/Contacts
State/Employer Contact & Program Information

The State Income Withholding Matrix provides state-specific information on income withholding in the following areas:

  • When the employer should begin to withhold the child support
  • When the employer should send the child support payment
  • Any mandatory deductions required by state law
  • Whether and how the state deviates from the federal Consumer Credit Protection Act (CCPA) limits
  • How to allocate among orders for child support if the non-custodial parent does not have enough money to satisfy them all
  • When to notify the child support agency of the termination of an employee who owes child support
  • How long to retain an order after an employee's termination
  • State legislative citation that authorizes these regulations