Minneapolis, MN Bankruptcy Law

Minneapolis, MN Bankruptcy Law

Learn how bankruptcy works in Minneapolis, MN. Learn how to file bankruptcy in Minnesota District Bankruptcy Court, how to complete the Means Test for Hennepin County, and how to use Minnesota Bankruptcy Exemption laws to protect your property, and how a Minnesota bankruptcy lawyer can help you if you need it.
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Automatically apply the Hennepin County expense standards, and Minnesota income standards to your means test calculation.

Find where to file if you live in Hennepin County.

Automatically apply the Hennepin County expense standards, and Minnesota income standards to your means test calculation.

Minneapolis, MN Bankruptcy Guide


LegalConsumer.com has provided free bankruptcy information to more than 10 million consumers since 2006, and the Free Means Test Calculator (April 1, 2022 Edition)  has helped hundreds of thousands of consumers figure out where they stand in relation to the bankruptcy means test, created by the 2005 BAPCPA bankruptcy act.

In addition to the means test calculator, this site has answers to your questions  about bankruptcy:

How to File Bankruptcy in Minnesota

Bankruptcy Means Test Calculator

Minnesota Bankruptcy Exemptions

Bankruptcy Court Info for Minneapolis, MN

Free Bankruptcy Forms & Instructions

Bankruptcy Lawyers Near Me

Note: This website is updated as time permits. It's is up to you to contact your local court and confirm and update any information you need. Information is not advice. Consult with a bankruptcy lawyer for advice about how the law relates to your exact situation.


Means Test Calculator for Hennepin County

The free bankruptcy means test calculator is a free, automated version of the official Means Test Form you must file with the court.

This free automated version:

...to help you determine whether you pass the "means test" for Chapter 7 bankruptcy. more...  


Minnesota Bankruptcy Exemptions - All Categories

Minnesota Exemptions Summary:


Home and land on which it is situated to $450,000; if homestead is used for agricultural purposes, $1,125,000; cannot exceed 1/2 acre in city, 160 acres elsewhere (husband & wife may not double)

Vehicle Exemption

$5,000 (up to $50,000 if vehicle has been modified for disability) (adjusted for inflation July 1, 2020)

Personal Property

Appliances, furniture, jewelry, radio, phonographs, & TV to $11,250 total
Bible and books
Clothing, one watch, food, & utensils for family
Farm machines, implements, livestock, produce, & crops to $13,000 total
Tools, machines, instruments, stock in trade, furniture, & library to $12,500 total
Total value of Tools of Trade and Farm Machines combined cannot exceed $13,000 
(adjusted for inflation July 1, 2020)

Wild Card




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