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Category: Bankruptcy Law

Collecting Unemployment when Company Goes Bankrupt

The benefits received from the filing and granting of unemployment come from federally mandated payments by the employing entity into the federally controlled “unemployment insurance” account.  When the employing company goes into

Timeline for receiving bankruptcy discharge papers

Most of the experts say that under normal circumstances one can expect bankruptcy discharge papers within 90 days, three months, of being notified that the bankruptcy was being discharged.  Other experts say

Retaining income tax refund after bankruptcy

What is not clear in this situation is what the debtor was told in the bankruptcy proceedings by the trustee and or the debtor’s lawyer.  Typically, taxes not yet filed with likely

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