Garnishments Can Be Recovered

In Uncategorized on February 25, 2011 at 3:18 pm

In some cases debtors can sue to recover garnishments taken within 90 days of the bankruptcy filing. The catch is that the debtor must be able to claim the garnished funds exempt.

Ohio residents can exempt a maximum of $1,500. Kentucky residents can exempt much more, almost $10,000. Kentucky residents can claim federal exemptions. Ohio residents must claim Ohio exemptions in most cases.


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