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Yes you can file without your spouse..although you must report the spouse's income on the means test which determines if you qualify to file a Chapter 7.

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Q: Can you file a chapter 7 bankruptcy without your spouse in CA?
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Can a person file Chapter 7 bankruptcy if their spouse already has?

Yes, you can.

Can a one spouse file bankruptcy without the other when you are married?

Yes a spouse can file without the must still report the other spouse's income on the paperwork including the means test (which determines if you can file under Chapter 7)

can i file bankruptcy without my husband in the state of idaho?

You can only file bankruptcy without a spouse in cases where the debt is yours only. For example, if you have a credit card that is in your name only then you can file without your husband.

Bankruptcy if married can one spouse file bankruptcy independently from the other Is the one spouse then held responsible for the first spouse's debts if bankruptcy Is filed?

One spouse can file bankruptcy separately and both are held responsible.

Can you file bankruptcy with your ex spouse?


My spouse is filing bankruptcy do i have to?

no you do not have to file.

Can an individual dismissed from Chapter 13 bankruptcy refile for bankruptcy?

You can file a Chapter 7 bankruptcy.

Can you file bankruptcy with your ex-spouse after a divorce?


If one spouse filed chapter 7 bankruptcy 10 years ago and the other spouse filed five years ago can you file again jointly?


In Kentucky How long after bankruptcy can you file chapter 7 and can you file chapter 13 after chapter 7?

You can file bankruptcy again 7 years after the last time you filed.

How to file a chapter 13 bankruptcy?

contact a bankruptcy lawyer

How soon can you file bankruptcy after a voluntary dismissal of a chapter 13?

is it safe to file for voluntary dismissal of chapter 13 bankruptcy

How can you convert from a Chapter 13 to a Chapter 7 without your spouse even though both are on a dismissed with prejudice Chapter 13?

Since its dismissed w/ prejudice - Wait 180 days and file an individual chapter 7. Your spouse does not have to file.

Can a man file bankruptcy without his wife's involvement and if he does how will she be affected?

A husband (or wife) may file for bankruptcy separate from his or her spouse. Technically speaking, this should have no effect on the other spouse as they are filing bankruptcy for their separate debts and you will not be held responsible for their debts nor will it be reflected on your credit report, etc. It is important to note that those debts you held jointly will remain with you (the spouse that did not file for bankruptcy).

How do you file chapter 11 bankruptcy?

There are many ways one can file for chapter 11 bankruptcy. One can file for chapter 11 bankruptcy by proposing a plan in which the debtor plans on paying back debts over time.

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


Can you get your car back after a repossession if you file chapter 13 bankruptcy?

In GA Can you get your car back after a repossession if you file chapter 13 bankruptcy

Who can file for bankruptcy in Wisconsin?

Anyone who is a resident of the state can file for bankruptcy in Wisconsin. There is no restriction on who can file, only for which chapter they can file in.

How many year after you file bankruptcy can you file bankruptcy aging?

If you are talking about a Chapter 7 bankruptcy, It takes 7 to 9 years after you can file bankruptcy again.

Can you file a chapter 7 bankruptcy after a defaulted chapter 13?

You can file as many as you want however you should wait 8 to 10 years before you can file another chapter for bankruptcy.

Can you file bankruptcy with income coming in?

Yes, you can file with an income coming in, which chapter of bankruptcy you file depends on your income

How long do you have to be unemployed to file chapter 7?

You do not have to be unemployed to file for chapter 7 or any bankruptcy.

If you file Chapter 7 or Chapter 13 bankruptcy can they take your IRA?


Can you file Bankruptcy without a job?

Yes you can file for bankruptcy if you are unemployed.

Can medical bankruptcy be filed without having a job?

You don't need a job to file Chapter 7!