Ask an ExpertLowering garnishment deductions; Entitlement to sick daysBy Annie Chong10/28/2015|Canadian Payroll Reporter|Last Updated: 11/02/2015 Lowering garnishment deductionsQuestion: One of our employees is having his wages garnished. He says the deductions are too high and are causing him to have financial difficulty. He wants to repay the outstanding amount over a longer period of time with lower wage deductions and has asked the payroll department to reduce the amount we deduct and send to the court each month. Can we do this on our own or do we need the court’s permission? To Read the Full Story, Subscribe or Sign In Remember Me Forgot Password If you are a current Subscriber, please click here to set-up or update your login information.