Discharge Traffic Tickets In Chapter 7

It is possible to discharge traffic tickets in a chapter 7 bankruptcy.  Many lawyers will tell you that you cannot discharge traffic tickets in chapter 7 at all; and, that you have to file a chapter 13.  However, that is not true.  This is one of the funny technicalities of the Bankruptcy Code that less experienced lawyers overlook. Section 523(a)(7) … Continue reading »

Tax Refunds In Bankruptcy

Many of my clients want to know if they can keep their tax refunds after the file bankruptcy.  For many people, the tax refund is an important source of revenue and income during the year.  It is possible a file bankruptcy and keep your tax refund, but you must follow the proper procedure.  Additionally, if you owe the IRS any … Continue reading »