Legal Advice for Exempt Property — 15 results
Written by attorney John N Skiba, almost 4 years ago. STAFF PICK
A big concern of a most people going through bankruptcy have is whether they are going to lose all of their property. It is a valid concern but generally not one you need to worry much... more
Written by attorney Seth Rosenberg, about 4 years ago.
Property Exemptions in Bankruptcy
If you are thinking about filing bankruptcy, you should have a good understanding of what protection you can get for your property. The bankruptcy process... more
Written by Avvo Staff, over 4 years ago.
If you own property, then you must pay property taxes or face the legal consequences. However, there are certain situations in which you may be legally eligible for property tax exemptions.... more
Written by attorney Mitchell Sussman, about 4 years ago.
One of the first questions that most potential bankrupts
have is, What will happen to my property, if I file for bankruptcy?
Because the bankruptcy process offers debtors a "fresh
start" if... more
Written by attorney Jordan Slattery, over 3 years ago.
Many of us hesitate before filing for bankruptcy, concerned that we could lose our possessions. This is a common misconception regarding bankruptcy. In reality, most people who file for... more
Written by attorney Kevin Cortright, almost 4 years ago.
Bankruptcy Form Schedule C Property Claimed as Exempt
Bankruptcy Form Schedule C Property Claimed as Exempt is a very important form in your bankruptcy filing. Schedule C Property Claimes... more
Written by attorney Robert Adams, over 1 year ago.
People are always concerned that they can lose their car or furniture when they file a Chapter 7 case. While it is a reasonable concern, the law recognizes that one can keep more than just... more
Written by attorney Hans Wahl, over 1 year ago.
Florida is known as a debtor-friendly state, and one of the greatest protections afforded debtors under the Florida Constitution is the homestead exemption. Article X, Section 4, of the... more
Written by attorney Christopher Ariano, over 4 years ago.
If you are filing for chapter 7 bankruptcy protection, you are probably aware that bankruptcy law outlines a specific list of exempt property. This means that, as a chapter 7 bankruptcy... more
Written by attorney Charles Jimerson, over 2 years ago.
For well over a century, Floridas Constitution has made the homestead exempt from the claims of creditors.Public Health Trust v. Lopez, 531 So. 2d 946, 948 (Fla. 1988).Floridas... more