December 3, 2012

The Discharge of Debts for Married Couples in Chapter 7 and Chapter 13

Filing bankruptcy with or without your spouse affects the discharge of debts you each receive, and also affects whether you file under Chapter 7 or 13.
December 4, 2012

Stepping Over the “Means Test” Hurdle Without Breaking Your Stride

Are you among the large majority of people whose income easily qualifies them for Chapter 7 “straight bankruptcy”? You can find out right here and now. […]
December 5, 2012

Married Couples’ Protection from the IRS under Chapter 7 and Chapter 13

Filing bankruptcy with or without your spouse, and under Chapter 7 or Chapter 13, may affect what protections you each receive.
December 6, 2012

The Rigid “Means Test” Makes the Timing of Your Bankruptcy Filing Critical

Waiting just one day to file your Chapter 7 bankruptcy case can make qualifying for it much easier—or much harder! How could such a small delay […]
December 7, 2012

Spouse Needs to Join Bankruptcy to Discharge Income Taxes, But Reluctant Because Has No Other Debts and Has Separate Asset

Finding the best way out of this seeming Catch-22 depends on a full understanding of your unique situation and your goals.