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A person or persons would need to file for bankruptcy before having any contact with the court and/or bankruptcy trustee. A bankruptcy discharge is what is granted if the filing is deemed valid.

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Q: Do you know if you go to bankruptcy court do you get discharged when you go there?
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Paying back a discharged loan after chapter 7 bankruptcy?

There is no reason to repay a loan after a discharged bankruptcy, if you have done so, you can reclaim all your money from the creditor (you'll have to go through court).

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Most taxes are not discharged in bankruptcy.If the amount of your tax liabilities is not clear, the bankruptcy court cam decide how much you owe; you need not go to tax court for that.

If your ex-wife files for bankruptcy can you go after her for not paying on a joint account?

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How long after filing bankruptcy is it discharged?

After you go to court and meet with the bankruptcy trustees, it should only take about 60-90 days to discharge all debts. You have to take the pre-discharge debt managemnt class first before any debt is discharged because the bankruptcy laws have changed.

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Unless the debt was 'discharged' by the court in a bankruptcy action, there is no limitation on how far back they can go in order to try to collect it.

Can you go bankrupt on a child support debt?

No - child support debts are not discharged in bankruptcy.

What court do you go to file bankruptcy?

You must go to the United States Bankruptcy Court for the district in which you live. This is a federal court. State courts do not handle bankruptcies.

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Bankruptcy is when a person or a firm thinks that they are in financial crisis, they go out for filing bankruptcy in related court.

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.

Do you have to go to court before a judge before the bankruptcy is discharged?

Normally, no. Sometimes you are required to show for some proceedings such as: Relief from Stay hearings sometimes 2004 exams any adversary proceeding Normally you never see the bankruptcy judge, just the Trustee.

Can you relocate to another state if you file bankruptcy?

You can relocate to another state after you have filed bankruptcy and it has been discharged. You have to remain in the state to go to your 341 meeting and to meet with your attorney.

Do state supreme courts hear bankruptcy cases?

No. Bankruptcy cases go through Federal Bankruptcy Court, and are not part of the states' jurisdiction.

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