Written by attorney Anthony J. Pietrafesa

Garnishment in New York: How much can they take?

If you are employed, your wages may be garnished. New York and federal law limit the amount a judgment creditor can take. Learn about the limits here.

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This article is meant to help consumers in Albany, Broome, Cayuga, Chenango, Clinton, Columbia, Cortland, Delaware, Essex, Franklin, Fulton, Greene, Hamilton, Herkimer, Jefferson, Lewis, Madison, Montgomery, Oneida, Onondaga, Oswego, Otsego, Rensselaer, Saratoga, Schenectady, Schoharie, St. Lawrence, Tioga, Tompkins, Ulster, Warren, and Washington.Counties.

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