Bankruptcy Filing Fees May Be Waived for Low Income Debtors

by Bankruptcy Law Network (BLN)

February 25, 2007

A provision of the Bankruptcy Abuse Prevention and Consumer Protection Act (BAPCPA) permits a bankruptcy court to waive the bankruptcy filing fee for individual debtors provided the debtor’s income is less than 150% of the poverty line.

In some cases, Debtors may be able to decrease the cost of their bankruptcy filing using this provision.

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