October 18

5 Essential Tips To Avoid Losing Your Tax Refund In Bankruptcy

5 Essential Tips To Avoid Losing Your Tax Refund In Bankruptcy. Contributed by Stuart Parker from DebtCC. For many Americans, tax time is something to look forward to. Most bankruptcy clients are used to getting a large tax refund each year that helps pay for many delayed expenditures. Clients often want to know if their.

May 12

What To Expect At the 341(a) Meeting of Creditors

What To Expect at the 341(a) Meeting of Creditors by Brett Bodie   In any consumer bankruptcy case (Chapter 7 or Chapter 13), every Debtor is required to attend a Meeting of Creditors (aka the “341 Meeting” – the name comes from 11 USC §341 which lays out the requirement for the meeting). Federal Rules.

April 17

Bankruptcy Basics: Chapter 7

Chapter 7 by Brett Bodie The bankruptcy code is found in Title 11 of the United States Code (Title 11 is the bankruptcy code). The code is the basis for every rule and power that exists in bankruptcy. The code contains chapters which each address different ways of filing bankruptcy. “Chapter 7” refers to the.