Income Withholding Order

What is Income Withholding Order?

Income Withholding Order meaning A court order or administrative notice for income withholding, or legal process directed to an obligor’s employer, or other debtor of the obligor, to withhold from the income of the obligor an amount owed for support. Any income withholding order or assignment order, or assignment order for support, or earnings assignment order, or wage assignment order issued by a local child support agency shall be issued on the federal form “Order/Notice to Withhold Income for Child Support”, OMB Control No. 0970-0154 as adopted by the California Judicial Council.


reference: California Department of Child Services