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 How many people file bankruptcy each year?

Answer According to a press release from the U.S. Federal Courts, there were 1,202,503 bankruptcy filings during the 12 months ending March 31, 2009, including 1,153,412 personal bankruptcies and 49,091 b... Read More »
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Can married people file bankruptcy by themselves?

A debtor always has the option to file for bankruptcy independently--even if he's married. If only one spouse files for bankruptcy, however, the other spouse may still be liable for joint debts acc... Read More »
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Can they take my tax refund every year after i file bankruptcy?

Exemption laws are in place to safeguard income tax refund checks. However, this really depends on the state in which you filed and the situation in which you filed bankruptcy.Source:Oklahoma-bankr... Read More »
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Can they take my tax return every year after I file bankruptcy?

For a Chapter 7 bankruptcy, a tax return is only subject to seizure by the trustee during the bankruptcy proceedings. Once the case has been discharged the court cannot take your tax return in foll... Read More »
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How many people file for bankruptcy on a daily basis?

According to the statistical reports of the US Bankruptcy Courts, there were slightly more than 1.4 million bankruptcy filings in Fiscal Year 2009 (FY2009), which ended September 30, 2009. This am... Read More »
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