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1 Answer | Asked in Health Care Law and Employment Law for Alaska on
Q: I am a mental health provider who received a subpoena to appear but I am no longer employed at the facility.

The ROI signed at the time was for the facility, not individual providers, and I have no access to my assessment/notes from our sessions. How should I respond?

Terrence H Thorgaard
Terrence H Thorgaard answered on Jun 17, 2017

Tell them that, obviously.

1 Answer | Asked in Employment Law and Tax Law for Alaska on
Q: What do I do if I cannot obtain a copy of my W4 because the company refuses to return contact?

I received my W2 showing no federal tax withheld for the entire year but I don't believe I filled out my W4 that way. I'm trying to grt a copy and they won't return my contact. I want to make sure they aren't trying to screw me over because I left the company. I got married and they also did not... Read more »

Terrence H Thorgaard
Terrence H Thorgaard answered on Feb 24, 2017

If they didn't withhold any of your wages, the IRS didn't get any money, so you will not get credit for what they should have withheld. Whether or not you gave them a W4 (by which they didn't withhold taxes) is immaterial. You will have to pay tax on the entire amount of your wages with no credit... Read more »

1 Answer | Asked in Employment Law for Alaska on
Q: I was terminated. Isn't it my right to receive my last paycheck?
Terrence H Thorgaard
Terrence H Thorgaard answered on Aug 12, 2015

Generally, yes. If you haven't received it yet, you should contact the Alaska Department of Labor.

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