Monthly Archives: February 2009

Can You Include Past Due Utility Bills In Your Bankruptcy?

Yes!  The Bankruptcy Code requires that you include all debts you owe as of the date of filing your bankruptcy case.  All debts include past due amounts you owe to the local phone company, electric company, cable company, etc.  Your phone, … Continue reading

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How Much Does It Cost To File A Chapter 13 Or Chapter 7 Bankruptcy

In the Eastern District Bankruptcy Courts, the local rules allow an attorney’s fee up to $3,500 for a chapter 13 reorganization bankruptcy, unless the attorney files an application with the Court for more attorney’s fees.  If an attorney files a … Continue reading

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