Learn how to file bankrupcty with overview of what is involved in filing for bankruptcy.
- what it costs
- what are the requirements
- how long it takes
What forms do I need to file? Check out the free downloadable bankruptcy forms where you can get the forms that you'll (or your lawyer) will need to fill out if you decide to file, and where to go to get detailed instructions for filling them out.
The local bankruptcy court infopage provides maps and information about your local federal district bankruptcy court
- Courthouse locations
- Information for non-attorneys from the Iowa Northern District Bankruptcy Court
- Required forms and filing deadlines: where to find them.
Counties Served by the Iowa Northern District Bankruptcy Court
Allamakee, Benton, Black Hawk, Bremer, Buchanan, Buena Vista, Butler, Calhoun, Carroll, Cedar, Cerro Gordo, Cherokee, Chickasaw, Clay, Clayton, Crawford, Delaware, Dickinson, Dubuque, Emmet, Fayette, Floyd, Franklin, Grundy, Hamilton, Hancock, Hardin, Howard, Humboldt, Ida, Iowa, Jackson, Jones, Kossuth, Linn, Lyon, Mitchell, Monona, Osceola, O’Brien, Palo Alto, Plymouth, Pocahontas, Sac, Sioux, Tama, Webster, Winnbago, Winneshiek, Woodbury, Worth, Wright
The state bankruptcy exemptions (also known as asset protection laws) show you the bankruptcy property exemption laws for your state
A free bankruptcy means test calculator applies the local income and expense deduction standards for your state, county and metropolitain area to help you determine whether you pass the "means test" for Chapter 7 bankruptcy.
The Independence Bankruptcy Lawyers Page connects you with local credit counsellors, lawyers and other service providers who can help you if need want advice or help with the filing process.
The topic of bankruptcy is larger than this website -- it takes the whole internet. When we find good stuff, we link to it.
Law, policy, legislation, politics, discussions, new, & more....