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If you have already filed a chapter seven can you file chapter 13 2 years later?

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Yes, at the present time, a Chapter 13 has no filing time limits.


As of October 17, 2005, the new time limit for filing a Chapter 7 is now eight (8) years from the discharge date of a previous "7" filing. The time limit for a Chapter 13 is four (4) years from the discharge date of a previous "7" and two(2) years from the discharge date of a previous "13".
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