Fiscal Service December 28, 2009 – Federal Register Recent Federal Regulation Documents

Offset of Tax Refund Payments To Collect Past-Due, Legally Enforceable Nontax Debt
Document Number: E9-30550
Type: Rule
Date: 2009-12-28
Agency: Fiscal Service, Public Debt Bureau, Department of Treasury, Department of the Treasury
The Department of the Treasury, Financial Management Service (FMS), is amending its regulation governing the centralized offset of tax refund payments to collect nontax debts owed to the United States. The amendment authorizes the offset of Federal tax refunds irrespective of the amount of time the debt has been outstanding.