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Treasury Offset Program

Federal Withholdings and Offsets

Tax Refund Offset

If an individual owes money to the federal government because of a delinquent debt, the Treasury Department can offset that individual's federal payment or withhold the entire amount to satisfy the debt. The debtor is notified in advance of any offset action to be taken. Individuals may call 800-304-3107 with questions about a delinquent debt.

Child-Support Enforcement

Last modified 03/28/18