Can income taxes be discharged in bankruptcy?

Answer As a rule of thumb, personal income taxes and self-employment taxes can be discharged during bankruptcy as long as they are more than three years delinquent. Certain rules apply; for instance, the ... Read More »

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Can property taxes be discharged in bankruptcy?

Property taxes can be discharged in a Chapter 7 bankruptcy. You must include the taxing authority in your list of creditors when filing your bankruptcy petition. Since a Chapter 13 bankruptcy is a ... Read More »

How do I add a loan to a discharged bankruptcy?

Your AttorneyContact the attorney who represented you in your Chapter 7 bankruptcy filing. Explain what the debt is and ask how you can have it discharged post-bankruptcy. That debt may already hav... Read More »

Can judgments be discharged in bankruptcy?

According to U.S. Chapter 7 Bankruptcy Code, filing bankruptcy discharges most of an individual's debts, including judgments. However, not all debts are eligible to be discharged. Such debts includ... Read More »

How to Buy a Car for Cash Before Bankruptcy Is Discharged?

Bankruptcy provides relief from debt for businesses and individuals by giving bankruptcy filers a way to cope with debt while being protected from creditors. After a bankruptcy case has been filed,... Read More »