Deadline on Per Capita Withholding

On Tuesday, December 9, 2014, the Tribe will release the second half of the per capita for 2014, which is $700.

The Isleta Tribal Council adopted a resolution that authorizes the Isleta Tribal Court to withhold up to 75% of a person’s per capita to satisfy unpaid judgments for housing payments, court fines, child support, civil restitution or incarceration bills.

This means if a tribal member owes you money, then you may request the Isleta Tribal Court to withhold up to $525.00 of that person’s per capita to satisfy the judgment/debt.

Deadline conceptThe deadline to request the Isleta Tribal Court to withhold someone’s per capita is Friday, October 3, 2014, at 4:30 p.m. The Court created a special form that you may use to request the withholding of per capita. To download the Court’s form, click: Motion to Request Per Capita Withholding.

The Court posted a special notice concerning the withholding of per capita. To view the Court’s Notice, click: Notice on Per Capita Withholding.  The Court will not grant exceptions to its deadline of Friday, October 3, 2014, so take action.

 

Now —– you can find Isleta Pueblo Politics on Facebook.

By Christopher Abeita

What are your thoughts?