How Many Years Apart Can You File Bankruptcy?


In the US, bankruptcy is a formal insolvency proceeding.There are more than one kind of bankruptcy and each country may have their own laws regarding bankruptcy. In the United States, all bankruptcy cases are filed in the United States Bankruptcy Court, but the claims and exemptions are dependent upon the individual States laws. In the US, there are six types of bankruptcy located at Title 11 of the United States Code. Chapter 7 is the type filed by most individuals and business. For a Chapter 7, you can file eight years apart, or eight years from the last time you filed a Chapter 7.
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Bankruptcy law provides for the development of a plan that allows a debtor, who is unable to pay his creditors, to resolve his debts through the division of his assets among his creditors... More »
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How many years between bankruptcy you can file will depend on the type of bankruptcy that is filed. There are six types of bankruptcy in the United States under Title 11 of the United
Answer Chapter 7 will stay on credit report for 10 yrs. Chapter 13 for 7 yrs.
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