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When filing bankruptcy does the wife need to be included in everything or just the filer in a non-community state?

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2005-10-17 04:06:42
2005-10-17 04:06:42

It is not necessary for both spouses who do not reside in a CP state to file bankruptcy if there are no joint debts. If there are joint debts then the non-filing spouse will be subject to collection procedures from creditors. On Oct 17th new bankrupcy reform goes into affect and it will be almost impossible for the average consumer to file a Chapter Seven BK.

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