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Frequently Asked Questions & Answers

TOP State Programs | TOP State Outreach
Information about the TOP Child Support Program, State Income Tax Program (SIT), State Reciprocal Program (SRP) and Unemployment Insurance Compensation Program (UIC)

Unemployment Insurance Compensation Debts
State participation and collection totals, interactive map.

Child-Support Enforcement
Information on Fiscal Service's role in collecting delinquent child-support obligations; links to child-support enforcement legal authorities and to the Office of Child-Support Enforcement at the U.S. Department of Health & Human Services.

Debt Collection Legal Authorities Index

Debt Collection Statistics
Comparisons of federal and state net collections for current and prior calendar year; State Unemployment Insurance Compensation debts.

"Offsets Matter"
The "Offsets Matter" newsletter is distributed quarterly by the Bureau of Fiscal Service, Treasury Offset Program (TOP) Division and provides the latest information for state agencies on TOP's State Income Tax Program, State Reciprocal Program, Child Support Program, and Unemployment Insurance Compensation Program.

States can subscribe to the free e-mail notification service for "Offsets Matter" by signing up here.

Contact DMS

If you are a state agency and need to speak with a representative from the Treasury Offset Program (TOP), please call (202) 874-6810.

Additional DMS Contact Information

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Other Resources
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Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services: Frequently Asked QuestionsExit the Fiscal Service Web site
The Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) administers the Medicare, Medicaid, HIPAA, CLIA and several other health-related programs.

Code of Federal RegulationsExit the Fiscal Service Web site
Search the Code of Federal Regulations through the National Archives and Records Administration.

National Association of Unclaimed Property AdministratorsExit the Fiscal Service Web site
Developed by state unclaimed property experts to assist the public free of charge with locating funds that may belong to them or their relatives.

Office of Child-Support Enforcement (OCSE)Exit the Fiscal Service Web site
Health and Human Services' Administration for Children and Families. Assists State governments in operating and managing their programs effectively and in conforming with federal requirements.

   Last Updated:  March 25, 2014