Can the state touch my auto settlement if i owe them back taxes?

Asked over 1 year ago - Dearborn, MI

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  1. Fareesh S. Sarangi

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    Answered . Generally, compensation received for personal injury claims are not taxable. Whether or not they count as an asset against which Michigan can assert a lien is probably best answered by a Michigan CPA. Good luck.

    * Please note that I am an Attorney practicing in Georgia, but I am not your attorney. This post is intended to... more
  2. Christian K. Lassen II

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    Answered . I don't know about the state, but the IRS can pull the money directly out of your bank account. Best bet is to get current.

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  3. Reese Serra

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    Answered . Yes. The State of Michigan can garnish your bank account. I can assist for a fee 596-615-0756 Reese Serra

    This advise is only being offered as a courtesy. We do not have an attorney-client relationship and I do not... more

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