If you are considering filing bankruptcy, you may want to do so before June 1, 2014. Bankruptcy filing fees will increase for new cases filed on or after June 1, 2014. Some of the new filing fees are:
- Chapter 7 filing fees will increase to $335.00 (from $306.00)
- Chapter 11 filing fees will increase to $1,717.00 (from $1,213.00)
- Chapter 13 filing fees will increase to $310.00 (from $281.00)
If you are struggling to make ends meet, this filing fee increase may be sufficient reason for you to go ahead and file bankruptcy now. Let us review your individual circumstances and help you understand the benefits offered by filing a Chapter 7, 11 or 13 bankruptcy.
Please keep in mind that every case is different. If you have questions about your bankruptcy options and would like to schedule a no-cost consultation, please contact our office by completing the form on this website or calling us at (954) 280-5066.