It is Tax Refund Time Again

It is Tax Refund Time Again
Now that tax refund time is upon us again, it is time for a refresher on what to anticipate regarding your tax refunds when you file bankruptcy. Assets for Your Bankruptcy First, tax refunds are part of your bankruptcy estate....
February 25, 2021
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Can I Keep My Vehicle If I File Bankruptcy?

Can I Keep My Vehicle If I File Bankruptcy?
The answer depends on whether you have enough exemptions available and what type of bankruptcy you’re filing. Chapter 7 Bankruptcy If you file for Chapter 7 bankruptcy and have more equity in your vehicle than you have available exemptions, then...
July 2, 2019
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What Property Can I Keep IF I File Bankruptcy?

What Property Can I Keep IF I File Bankruptcy?
Most people probably do not understand that 90% of the time when someone files a Chapter 7 bankruptcy they do not lose any of their property.  This is because in a bankruptcy, you can keep all property which the law...
November 8, 2017
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Exempt or not Exempt

Exempt or not Exempt
Bankruptcy is a federal law that allows the honest but unfortunate debtor to get a fresh start.  Since it is a federal law, one might expect that filing bankruptcy would be the same anywhere in the country.  Oddly, this is...
August 3, 2017
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