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How to File Bankruptcy in New York, NY

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New York Bankruptcy Exemption Laws

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What is CM/ECF?

Am I required to file electronically?

What does "pro se" mean?

Will the court staff explain the filing procedure to me?

What is a 341 Hearing?

Glossary of Important Terms You're Likely to find in Court Websites

What does "pro bono" mean

What are Bankruptcy Exemptions?

Which State's Exemptions Must You Use?

Common Exceptions to Exemptions:

Special Rules for Retirement Accounts:

Insurance Exemption Glossary

Other Listings of New York Exemptions on the Internet

How do I eliminate judicial liens on exempt property?

Dealing with Secured Auto Loans in Bankruptcy

What You Need To Know About The New Bankruptcy Forms

Required Forms & Fees

Basic Forms You Will Need In Any Court

Local Forms Required by New York Southern District Bankruptcy Court

Free PDF Downloadable Bankruptcy Forms

Getting Help With Forms & Filing

Free PDF Downloadable Bankruptcy Forms for Use Before 12/1/2015

Free PDF Downloadable Bankruptcy Forms

Basic Forms You Will Need in Any Court

Local Forms Required by the New York Southern District Bankruptcy Court

Getting help with forms and filing

Official Form 101, Voluntary Petition for Individuals Filing for Bankruptcy

Official form 101A, Initial Statement About an Eviction Judgment Against You (individuals)

Official form 101B Statement About Payment of an Eviction Judgment Against You (individuals)

Official Form 103A, Application for Individuals to Pay the Filing Fee in Installments

Official form 103B, Application to Have the Chapter 7 Filing Fee Waived

Official form 1040, Adversary Proceeding Cover Sheet

Official form 106 A/B, Schedule A/B: Property (individuals)

Official form 106 E/F, Schedule E/F: Creditors Who Have Unsecured Claims (individuals)

Official Form 106C, Schedule C: The Property You Claim as Exempt (individuals)

Official form 106D, Schedule D: Creditors Who Hold Claims Secured By Property (individuals)

Official form 106G, Schedule G: Executory Contracts and Unexpired Leases (individuals)

Official form 106H, Schedule H: Your Codebtors (individuals)

Official form 106I, Schedule I: Your Income (individuals)

Official form 106J, Schedule J: Your Expenses (individuals)

Official form 106J2, Schedule J-2: Expenses for Separate Household of Debtor 2 (individuals)

Official form 106, Declaration About an Individual Debtor’s Schedules

Official form 106, A Summary of Your Assets and Liabilities and Certain Statistical Information (individuals)

Official form 107, Your Statement of Financial Affairs for Individuals Filing for Bankruptcy (individuals)

Offical form 108, Statement of Intention for Individuals Filing Under Chapter 7

Official form 119, Bankruptcy Petition Preparer’s Notice, Declaration and Signature

Official form 121, Your Statement About Your Social Security Numbers

Official form 122A-1, Chapter 7 Statement of Your Current Monthly Income

Official form 122A-1 Supp, Statement of Exemption from Presumption of Abuse Under §707(b)(2)

Official form 122A-2, Chapter 7 Means Test Calculation

Official form 122C-1, Chapter 13 Statement of Your Current Monthly Income and Calculation of Commitment Period

Official form 122C-2, Chapter 13 Calculation of Your Disposable Income

Official form 2400A/B Alt, Reaffirmation Agreement

Official form 2400A, Reaffirmation Documents

Official form 2400B, Motion for Approval of Reaffirmation Agreement

Official form 2400C, Order on Reaffirmation Agreement

Official form 2400C ALT, Order on Reaffirmation Agreement (Alt.)

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Glossary of Bankruptcy Terminology

How can I get copies of my filed tax returns?

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What is a "BPP" (Bankruptcy Petition Preparer)?

What is Credit Counseling?

What is "debt consolidation"

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