Posts Tagged ‘Phoenix’

Timing Considerations when Filing for Bankruptcy

Monday, March 21st, 2011

The timing of filing for bankruptcy will vary depending on your individual circumstances. Whether it will benefit you to file sooner or later is a matter to be discussed with qualified bankruptcy attorneys such as those at The Frutkin Law Firm, PLC, in Phoenix, Arizona.

Can My Chapter 13 Plan Payment Change?

Friday, February 25th, 2011

Over the three to five year payment schedule, people’s lives can and do change. The bankruptcy court and bankruptcy trustee understand this.

Can I Include Student Loans in Bankruptcy?

Tuesday, February 15th, 2011

When a student loan is included in bankruptcy proceedings, it is best to consult with qualified bankruptcy lawyers.

What Does it Mean to Reaffirm a Debt During Bankruptcy?

Monday, January 31st, 2011

Filing for bankruptcy means that you will be relieved of an overwhelming debt burden, but in the process you may forfeit certain assets. To retain a major asset such as a car, the debt often needs to be reaffirmed through the bankruptcy court.

Tax Debt in a Chapter 13 Bankruptcy

Tuesday, January 18th, 2011

Unpaid taxes or back taxes may be part of filing for Chapter 13 bankruptcy. In some cases, back taxes are the reason for a Chapter 13 bankruptcy. If you have a current dispute with the IRS over unpaid taxes, the bankruptcy court has the power to decide such disputes. The IRS often welcomes the Chapter 13 bankruptcy filing because they are assured of repayment without further litigation.

Your Tax Refund and Chapter 7 Bankruptcy

Thursday, December 23rd, 2010

Filing for Chapter 7 bankruptcy will have implications for your tax refund in the current year, the following year, or both.