I owe federal restitution. I have not been able to pay. The government is attempting to take my wife teaching retirement.

My wife is a teacher in Texas, retirement is thru Texas teacher retirement. What can I do?

South Houston, TX -

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Carey Duncan Carmichael Jr.

Carey Duncan Carmichael Jr.

Criminal Defense Attorney - Live Oak, FL
Answered

Not too sure about Texas. But in most states, a spouse cannot be held liable for criminal sanctions just because you are married. Why was restitution imposed?

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