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Can you be sued after your chapter 13 is successfully discharged?

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Not by creditors who agreed to participate in the chapter 13 bankruptcy.

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When is Chapter 13 bankrupcty discharged?

After the Chapter 13 plan has been successfully completed and the Trustee so certifies. Some courts require filing a motion or request for a discharge.

How soon after being discharged from chapter 13 can you refile a chapter 13?

2 years.

How long does a dismissed chapter 13 bankruptcy stay on your credit file?

A Chapter 13, whether it is dismissed or successfully receives discharge, is on your credit report for 7 years. A chapter 7 is on your credit report for 10 years. i called equifax and a discharged chapter 13 stays on for 7 years and a dismissed chapter 13 stays on for 10 years

If someone files chapter 13 in 2004 can chapter 7 now be filed?

if you filed chapter 13 and it was discharged in 2005 can you file chapter 7 in 2009

Can payday loans be discharged by filing a chapter 13 bankruptcy?

Yes, they can be discharged. A chapter 13 may not be the best way to go, however. You should consider a chapter 7, if you qualify. Consult a local bankruptcy lawyer.

Can a creditor come after you 8 years later after a chapter 13 has been discharged?

If the debt was discharged in the BK, no.

If you filed chapter 13 bankruptcy and it was discharged can you file chapter 7 bankruptcy now?


Can you be sued for injury after accident while on chapter 13?


If you had a discharged chapter 7 bankruptcy 8 years ago can you convert your chapter 13 now?


If a person files Chapter 7 in 2000 and it was discharged how long to they have to wait to file a Chapter 13?

There are no time limits for filing a Chapt. 13.

Can you refile for chapter 13 after it was dismissed twice?

Yes you can, as long as it was dismissed and not discharged.

Can you file chapter 13 on child support?

No. Child support is not discharged in bankruptcy.

If a creditor did not file during a chapter 13 and then it is discharged will you still have to pay them?

No. If a creditor fails to file a proof of claim on a Ch 13, then they do not get paid and the debt gets discharged.

Can you file chapter 7 before chapter 13 is discharged?

No, you can't have two separate bankruptcies at once. If you are under a chapter 13, and are no longer able to make your plan payments, then you can convert your case from a 13 to a 7.

Can you personaly be sued for unpaid debt when your chapter 13 was dismissed?

Yes, you can be sued for the original debt, minus any money the creditor received during the 13 plan.

Is it possible to keep a vehicle that has post-arrears once a Chapter 13 has been discharged?

If it has been discharged (At the end of the Chapter 13 plan), then you will most likely have to work out some type of payment with the lender. You can also consider filing another Chapter 13. (The car would most likely be the only debt)

What does it mean for a bankruptcy to be discharged?

You may be referring to the discharge of debts in bankruptcy. Not all debts can be discharged. Most discharged debts are partially discharged in Chapter 11 and Chapter 13 actions. Debts or the portions thereof that are discharged no longer exist at law and creditors no longer can attempt collection. It is a "fresh start". You attorney can advise you as to which debts are likely to be discharged, which ones reorganized, and which debts will likely not be discharged.

How do you know when your chapter 13 bankruptcy is over?

You will know your chapter 13 bankruptcy is over once it is discharged. You will receive paperwork stating this either in person from your lawyer, or through the mail.

What is a discharged bankruptcy?

In a chapter 7 it is a total liquidation BK, that has been found valid and has been approved. Therefore the debtor(s) are discharged from the debt(s) that were included in the BK. A discharged BK is not the same as a closed BK. If it is a chapter 13, it indicates that the debtor(s) have fulfilled their obligation of repaying the amount to creditors that was ordered in the BK. After the trustee's audit a chapter 13 is considered closed

How long will a dismissed bankruptcy stay on your credit?

:A bankruptcy under chapter 7 or 11, or a non-discharged or dismissed chapter 13 bankruptcy generally remains on your credit file for 10 years from the date filed. A discharged chapter 13 bankruptcy generally remains on your credit file for 7 years from the date filed.

Can you stop chapter 13 bankruptcy payments from coming out of your pay check?

No, if automatic withdrawal has been implemented by the BK court trustee they will continue until the chapter 13 is discharged or dismissed.

Can a chapter 13 bankruptcy that has been dismissed be discharged?

No, once a bankruptcy is dismissed it has to be refiled after the time limit has expired. The time limit to refile after a chapter 13 dismissal is two years.

How do you get a student loan forgiveness?

This is a VERY hard thing to get and rarely are student loans discharged. Additionally, student loans are not discharged in either a chapter 13 or chapter 7 bankruptcy proceeding. In the event that a student loan is discharged, the court requires a showing of extreme difficulty in paying the money back.

If your Chapter 13 was dismissed and you have paid most of the bills off on your own is there any way to get it discharged instead of dismissed?

No, not without refiling another "13".

Can a car company withhold the title after recovering your car from being repossessed and then take the car two weeks after you are discharged from chapter 13 without giving you a chance to pay?