Georgia Bankruptcy

Discharging Taxes in Bankruptcy

As part of an ongoing trend, revenue-strapped Lawrenceville announced that it would seize income tax returns to satisfy delinquent accounts. Under the Tax Return Intercept Program, participating local governments essentially place a lien on certain tax returns. Taxpayers in these situations should receive a notice letter that gives them thirty days to successfully challenge the …

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Can I Lose My Car in a Chapter 7 Bankruptcy? The Georgia Auto Exemption

Many debtors who want to file bankruptcy worry about the same issue: Can I lose my car in a Chapter 7 bankruptcy? Most debtors incorrectly assume that their vehicles are automatically safe in a bankruptcy. Unfortunately, that is not the case. All debtors should ensure that they take the proper precautions before filing and inquire …

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Bankruptcy and Security Clearance Revocation

Many people who work at Dobbins A.R.B., Moody A.F.B., Kings Bay N.S.B., or a company that supports these installations, put off necessary bankruptcy filings because they fear that such a move will result in the security clearance revocation. While financial problems may have an adverse effect, there is not a direct relationship between consumer bankruptcy …

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3 Frequently Asked Questions About Rome Bankruptcy Filings

Q: How can bankruptcy help people who are in foreclosure? A: Many people have homes that are currently in foreclosure. While bankruptcy is not something that every person in foreclosure should end up filing, the vast majority of people in foreclosure should at least consider bankruptcy as an option. There are advantages to filing both …

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Marietta Daily Journal Reports that Foreclosures are Down in Cobb County

The Marietta Daily Journal reported today that May 2016 foreclosures continue the downward trend. Increasing house values have brought the foreclosure wave to an end. I’m seeing new neighborhoods going up all over Kennesaw. The paper states: The number of foreclosures in Cobb advertsised for the May auction is down by 87 compared to this …

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