Court Ordered Withholdings Deduction (GARNISH)
A Court Ordered Withholding is an employee only contribution that can be either a flat amount or a % of Disposable Earnings (DE). Documents must be received from the proper officials before the withholding can start or stop. Income withholdings (child support and maintenance) and garnishments include an administrative fee that is paid by the employee. To calculate DE you take Total Earnings minus Taxes minus Retirement. Types of Withholdings Income Withholding Orders are for child support and/or maintenance issued by the courts and includes a $5.00 administrative fee per order with a maximum of $10.00 per order per month. If you have questions on Income Withholding Orders, you may contact the Kansas Payment Center » toll free at 1-877-572-5722. Wage Earner Plans are for Chapter 13 bankruptcy issued by the Bankruptcy Courts with a specific amount to be withheld. Levies are issued by the Internal Revenue Service for Federal taxes. Accompanying the 'Notice of Levy' is a table for use in calculating the wage amount exempt from the Levy. Federal Continuing Garnishments are for Federal Students Loans and are a percentage of DE. Setoff Order or Setoff Wage Assignments are from the State of Kansas for debts owed the Department of Administration. Setoff Regents are from the University of Kansas for debts owed the University of Kansas. Garnishments are for any vendor other than the government issued by the courts and include a $10.00 administrative fee per pay period with a maximum on $20.00 per month.