How many years after filing bankruptcy can one file again?

Answer Under bankruptcy law, Chapter 7 debtors must wait eight years to file Chapter 7 again or three years for Chapter 13. Chapter 13 filers wait two years before filing Bankrupty A... Read More »

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How many years after bankruptcy can you file again for a Chapter 7?

You can file for a Chapter 7 bankruptcy eight years after a previous Chapter 7 filing, and six years after a previous Chapter 13 filing. The wait to refile typically shortens to 180 days if the pre... Read More »

How long after filing bankruptcy do you have to wait until you file again?

You cannot file a Chapter 7 bankruptcy within six years of the last discharge of a Chapter 7 or 13. Since Chapter 13 bankruptcies can take three to five years to finally discharge, you can file for... Read More »

Can you file bankruptcy after your Chapter 13 filing was dismissed?

It is possible to file for bankruptcy 180 days after a Chapter 13 has been dismissed. A new bankruptcy filing may be denied if the previous order was not obeyed, the previous filing was fraudulent ... Read More »

How soon after filing a chapter 7 bankruptcy can you file a chapter 13 bankruptcy?

The U.S. Bankruptcy Code allows debtors to file for bankruptcy multiple times, but has changed the number of years you must wait between filings. Previously, a debtor could file under either Chapt... Read More »