If my husband and I filed a Chapter 13 mid-year last year, will we get to keep our tax refund this year or will they take it?

Asked on January 31, 2013 under Bankruptcy Law, South Carolina

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Answered 7 years ago | Contributor

If you and your spouse filed a Chapter 13 bankruptcy reorganization filing and the plan has been approved then so long as you are current with your plan you should be entitled to your income tax refund at both the state and federal level unless the reorganization plan states something to the contrary on the subject.


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