Chapter 13 Bankruptcy

Do you have questions about filing Chapter 13 bankruptcy in Kansas City? Contact Troppito Miller Griffin, LLC for a consultation explaining your options.

Can Bankruptcy Stop Foreclosure?

Our Kansas City Bankruptcy Lawyers Explain How to Stop Foreclosure Our Kansas City Bankruptcy lawyers recently wrote a blog on using bankruptcy to halt certain types of wage garnishments. When you file for bankruptcy, an automatic stay goes into effect that prevents creditor collection attempts. In some cases, this may include a foreclosure sale. You …

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Can Bankruptcy Stop Wage Garnishments?

Our Kansas City Bankruptcy Attorneys Explain Chapter 13 bankruptcy and Chapter 7 bankruptcy can help you protect important assets from creditors while discharging debts. However, there are a number of other bankruptcy mechanisms that are beneficial to filers. An automatic stay goes into effect when you file a bankruptcy petition. The automatic stay prevents creditor …

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Coins Representing What Creditors Take From Wage Garnishment

Kansas Bankruptcy Petitions

Kansas Bankruptcy Petition Official Bankruptcy Form No. 1 is what begins your bankruptcy in Kansas. It is called the “Petition”. There are certain “Exhibits” and “Schedules” (attachments) that must accompany the Petition when it is filed with the Bankruptcy court. What is Required to be Attached to the Kansas Bankruptcy Petition? The Kansas Petition requires …

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Kansas Bankruptcy Petition Requirements

The bankruptcy petition is the document that begins your bankruptcy. The Kansas Petition requires the following: The debtor is required to provide all names used in the preceding 8 years. This complete list allows creditors to identify the debtor properly when they receive notices and orders. The debtor is required to provide the street address …

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What Is Included in the Bankruptcy Estate?

When you file for bankruptcy protection, all interests you have in property at the time you file become part of the Bankruptcy estate. The Bankruptcy Trustee controls all of your property at the time of your Bankruptcy filing so that it can be distributed (paid to) to your creditors, unless that property is not part …

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