Employers

Employers are valuable, essential partners with the child support program and account for about 75 percent of child and medical support collections through payroll deductions. We recognize your challenges to navigate the program and appreciate your contributions to ensure financial stability for children and families.

State Contacts and Program Requirements for Employers

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Child Support and Employers Infographic

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2019 Employer Symposium Report

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A Guide to Employer’s Role in the Child Support Program

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Top Employers Resources

How to Complete an Income Withholding for Support Order

January 19, 2021

Training presentation provides directions on how to complete the Income Withholding for Support Order (IWO)

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Income Withholding - Answers to Employers' Questions

September 28, 2017

Employers' frequently asked questions about income withholding

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2020 Revisions to the IWO Form and Instructions

October 1, 2020

Announces the 2020 revisions to the IWO form and instructions which expires on 9/30/2023

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2017 Revisions to the IWO Form and Instructions

August 31, 2017

Distributes the revised OMB Income Withholding for Support (IWO) form and instructions with expiration date 8/31/2020

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DOL Opinion on Consumer Credit Protection Act and Lump Sum Payments

May 2, 2018

Provides states and tribes with Department of Labor Opinion Letter regarding withholding limits for lump sum payments

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