Bankruptcy Filing Fee Increase
June 2, 2014
The filing fees for a new Bankruptcy petition have increased, effective June 1, 2014. The new filing fee for a Chapter 7 Bankruptcy will increase from $306.00 to $335.00, and the filing fee for Chapter 13 Bankruptcies will increase from $281.00 to $310.00. This is the first time the fees have been raised since November of 2012, when the filing fee for Chapter 7’s increased from $299 to $306, and the Chapter 13’s increased from $274 to $281.
Because each individual is very different, contacting our office and discussing your case is the best way to determine whether or not the Bankruptcy process is right for you. Let our experienced staff help you through this troublesome process, so that we can help provide the relief that you need. Our attorneys, some current members of the National Association of Consumer Bankruptcy Attorneys, can help. We can review your financial situation and help you move forward.