Do I Need a Lawyer To File Bankruptcy

Do I Need a Lawyer To File Bankruptcy

In the age of do it yourself everything a common question I get is do I need a lawyer to file bankruptcy. The answer to the question depends on your patience and ability to meet the requirements of the court. While the Court allows you to file without an attorney there are certain hurdles you need to be aware of. Which Chapter of Bankruptcy…

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Should I File an Oklahoma Bankruptcy

Questions The Chapter 7 Trustee Will Ask

Should I File an Oklahoma Bankruptcy begins with understanding what bankruptcy you qualify for. The reason for this is that there are several differences between what bankruptcy you file. The one you qualify for is dependent on a couple different things. Basically bankruptcy is not a one size fits all proposition. Rather each person comes to the question with different circumstances that answer the…

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Questions The Chapter 7 Trustee Will Ask.

Questions The Chapter 7 Trustee Will Ask

There are questions the chapter 7 trustee will ask. After you file your chapter 7 or chapter 13 bankruptcy case we attend a meeting at court. The meeting is called the 341 meeting of the creditors. Its held in the Federal Bankruptcy building in the district your case is filed. Many clients are stressed about this meeting. They fear the questions the chapter 7…

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Garnishments and Oklahoma Bankruptcy Law

Garnishments and Oklahoma Bankruptcy Law

Garnishments and Oklahoma Bankruptcy Law are settled by years of case law. Garnishments represent some of the most difficult situations you can face. As if its not difficult enough meeting your bills a garnishments crushes your efforts. Sometimes it seems like fighting the garnishment is the best way to get rid of it. Truth is that its very difficult. Once the creditor gets the…

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What happens to my tax refund in Bankruptcy

Can I Keep My Tax Return? If you file bankruptcy and you are entitled to a tax refund the Trustee in your case can assert an interest in the refund.  Because he can take a part of it doesnt mean that he or she will.  First thing to consider is that certain parts of the tax refund are exempt.  An example of an exemption…

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