Managing Garnishments

Managing Garnishments is designed to provide payroll professionals with a complete overview of the legislation, policies and processes with regards to garnishments (including federal and provincial orders), family support, maintenance orders and wage assignments.

This course is presented in an online format in 3 segments on 3 different dates.

For certified members, this online Professional Development (PD) seminar counts toward 4.5 hours of continuing professional education.

Employers are required under legislation and by law to enforce garnishments, family support, maintenance orders and certain wage assignments. As such, employers are required to withhold a specified amount or percentage of an employee's wages and remit the amount to the applicable court or government agency.

Managing Garnishments is designed to provide payroll professionals with a complete overview of the legislation, policies and processes with regards to garnishments (including federal and provincial orders), family support, maintenance orders and wage assignments. This course is presented in an online format.

The curriculum covers:

Module 1: Garnishments Overview

  • Canada Revenue Agency garnishments/Revenu Québec garnishments/provincial court orders
  • Grace periods and due dates
  • Garnishable wages
  • Exemptions
  • Sample calculations
  • Administration fees
  • Penalties
  • Termination of order/employee
 

Module 2: Overview of Family maintenance Orders:

  • Processes and administration
  • Grace periods and due dates
  • Garnishable wages
  • Exemptions
  • Sample calculations
  • Administration fees
  • Penalties
  • Termination of order/employee
 

Module 3: Multiple orders – different types or same type:

  • Order of priority
  • Calculating maximum deduction, including sample calculations
  • Disbursement to creditors based on priority
  • Reciprocal agreements
  • Wage assignments

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Please note that after registering online for this event, you will receive an email confirmation that confirms your registration. Confirmation emails are sent approximately within 2 business days after the registration has been processed.

Three business days before the live event, you will be sent the link to access the online PD seminar on the scheduled day.

Also, detailed instructions on accessing the online PD seminar will be emailed to you on the morning of the event.

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Members

$345.00

Early-bird *

$295.00

* Register 14 days prior to seminar date

Non-Members

$410.00

Early-bird *

$360.00

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