Late-Filed Form 1040 Not a Tax Return for Bankruptcy Discharge
Drain of the federal bankruptcy court in White Plains said in one opinion that debt buyers know that a bank "will refuse to correct the credit report to reflect the obligor's bankruptcy discharge
, which means that the debtor will feel significant added pressure to obtain a 'clean' report by paying the debt,'' according to court documents.
Per the settlement the woman, Maria Seedorff, is entitled to receive a bankruptcy discharge
of up to $325,000.
His bankruptcy discharge
was denied because the judge found that he had systematically hidden assets from his creditors.
The Consumer Financial Protection Bureau (CFPB) has also raised concerns surrounding the private student loan industry in its 2012 report, in which the CFPB recommended potential changes for the treatment of private student loans in bankruptcy proceedings: “The absence of consumer protections on private loans comparable to that available on Federal student loans, combined with the current restriction on bankruptcy discharge
, leave those private student loan borrowers who face extreme financial distress with no last resort for economic relief, even in dire circumstances, such as borrower death on cosigned loans.
Lalonde (111) and Re Moratorium Act (112) made significant contributions about the purpose of the bankruptcy discharge
2003) (summarizing requirements for Chapter 13 bankruptcy discharge
, but recognizing general non-dischargeability of student loans).
A taxpayer who does not comply with IRC [section] 6020(a) when filing late tax returns could lose the benefit of a bankruptcy discharge
of taxes due on those returns.
But we can disclose the Insolvency Service has secretly won a legal bid to have the 28-year-old's bankruptcy discharge
However, the Insolvency Service won a suit on July 14 under which the former Atomic Kitten's bankruptcy discharge
was "suspended indefinitely".
If it is, they could lose both the property and their right to a bankruptcy discharge
If they refuse to stop their collection actions, seek relief for violating the bankruptcy discharge
and for violating the Fair Debt Collection Practices Act.