What would you like to do?

Can the bankruptcy trustee take money for debt repayment in the six month period after bankruptcy disbursement if they receive a large Social Security Disability payment?

already exists.

Would you like to merge this question into it?

already exists as an alternate of this question.

Would you like to make it the primary and merge this question into it?

exists and is an alternate of .

Can the bankruptcy trustee take money for debt repayment in the six month period after bankruptcy disbursement if they receive a large Social Security Disability payment?
Typically no. There are no absolutes here. If you disclosed to the Court that you were in the process of obtaining Disability, you should have nothing to worry about. However, if you kept this info from them, I would ask the lawyer who handled your case.
No. All Social Security benefits whether disability, SSI, or regular pension benefits are exempt from bankruptcy action.
Thanks for the feedback!

If you receive Social Security can you file Bankruptcy?

AFAIK, Social Security has no impact on your ability to file bankruptcy. In fact, Social Security is excluded from the "means test", so unless you have substantial other incom

If you are receiving Social Security Disability payments can you work part time?

Yes, if you're disabled but able to engage in part-time work, SSDI allows earnings of up to $1,000 per month (2010) for most disabilities, or $1,640 per month for the blind un
Can I Receive disability social security after receiving social security?

Can I Receive disability social security after receiving social security?

Once you reach retirement age, your Social Security Disability benefits convert to regular retirement benefits, payable at the same rate. You cannot collect an additional amou
Can you file bankruptcy against a social security overpayment debt?

Can you file bankruptcy against a social security overpayment debt?

  Answer   It depends. Any overpayments or funds received by fraud from any state or federal agency cannot be discharged in a Chapter 7 bankruptcy, or in a Chapter 1

How do you receive Social Security Disability?

Well first you need to apply for disability benefits with the Social Security Administration. You can apply at your local SSA office or by calling the 1-800 number.
Can you receive private disability payments and also receive social security disability payments?

Can you receive private disability payments and also receive social security disability payments?

The broad answer to the question is Yes. However, whether both categories of benefits are payable in a particular situation will depend upon whether the applicant is found to

If you just received a large disability payment from Social Security is it wise to file Chapter 13 or would the court take the money?

All Social Security benefits are exempted under Federal law from attachment in any form by creditors. It might be beneficial to consult an attorney to see if you need to file
How does a bankruptcy trustee decide how much of a car payment you can have?

How does a bankruptcy trustee decide how much of a car payment you can have?

  each bankruptcy court in each city or state has a standard format. In my county, the cost of the car cannot exceed $18,000.00 and the payments cannot exceed $500.00 a mo

Can bankruptcy discharge Social Security Disability Attorney fees?

Perhaps the pure answer is Yes, BK courts have great authority on being able to discharge debts, incurred pre-petition, in accord with established priorities of claims. So, th

Are social security disability payments taxable?

The general rule of thumb is no, SSDI or SSI are not taxable provided they are the only source of income for an individual or family, however if an individual or family receiv

Can your bankruptcy be revoked if you do not turn over the money to the trustee?

  Absolutely! You understand that in YOUR filing you begged for the Court to take the actiona, incl a trustee take car of things, don't you. They are on your side! What he

What is considered secure debt in bankruptcy?

  Doesn't it say "secured" debt - not secure?   That is debt that has a direct legal connection, normally a lien, to some asset. Normally a car loan is secured to the f