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Question: I am a Vet and I have alimony and child support, im also disabled, and cannot work. Can my Disability and VA comp be garnished?
Answer: Ordinarily federal benefits are exempt from garnishment however there are exceptions for child support. The FTC and StateSideLegal both have informational articles about this. To get specific advice contact an attorney directly. Individuals may apply for free and reduced fee legal services by using the Access To Justice Online Intake System on AZLawHelp.
I am a Vet and I have alimony and child support, im also disabled, and cannot work. Can my Disability and VA comp be garnished?
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