How to File a Bankruptcy Return?

Answer When an individual files for bankruptcy, he has two choices: Chapter 7 or Chapter 13. Chapter 7 allows the debtor to "discharge" his debt completely--at the expense of seven to 10 years of bad cred... 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 »

Do you have to file state Alabama tax return if you file a federal return?

The state of Alabama requires residents to file a state tax return in addition to the federal tax return. Alabama state income tax forms are available online from the Alabama Department of Revenue.... Read More »

Can you e-file a federal return&mail a state return?

While it is recommended that taxpayers file their state return at the same time that they file their federal return, it is possible to e-file your federal return and file your state return by mail.... Read More »

Can a bankruptcy take an income tax return?

On One Hand: Chapter Seven BankruptcyA Chapter Seven bankruptcy can result in the loss of your tax refund, according to the McDonald Law Offices. In a Chapter 7, the courts seize the assets of the ... Read More »