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Is the bankruptcy Means Test really that mean? Is all the criticism warranted? Does it really prevent people from qualifying for a chapter 7 bankruptcy?

Will I pass the Means Test? Will I be able to file chapter 7 bankruptcy

June 28th, 2010 by Robert Brandt  |  1 Comment  |  Filed under Bankruptcy's Means Test

This is a follow up to my last article titled Will I qualify for chapter 7 bankruptcy in Virginia? As stated in that article, if your median income based on your household size exceeds the amount that automatically qualifies you for a chapter 7 bankruptcy, then you will have to “pass” the Means Test. Basically, Congress is saying hmm…it looks like you are making a fair deal … Read More




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    The Law Firm of
    Robert S. Brandt

    1513 King Street
    Alexandria, Virginia 22314
    Phone: 703-342-7330
    Fax: 703-229-4132