Not All Debts are Dischargeable
Before filing for bankruptcy, it is important for debtors to understand that not all types of debt are eligible for discharge in bankruptcy. These debts include:
- Most back taxes
- Most student loans
- Support obligations, including child support and alimony
- Criminal fines and restitution
- Judgments from personal injury and wrongful death suits
Work with an Experienced Bankruptcy Attorney
Bankruptcy laws are complex and difficult to understand. An attorney experienced in handling bankruptcy filings can explain the process to you, file the necessary paperwork on your behalf and help you get through the process as quickly and efficiently as possible.
For more information on Chapter 7 and Chapter 13 bankruptcies, contact a knowledgeable bankruptcy attorney today.