How Much Does It Cost To File Bankruptcy?

How Much Does It Cost To File Bankruptcy?

What is the Cost of Filing a Chapter 7 Bankruptcy?

In addition to attorney fees, generally, the fees in Chapter 7 bankruptcy cases from start to discharge consist of the following:

  • $335.00 for the Court filing fee
  • $25.00 (on average) for the first credit counseling course
  • $15.00 (on average) for the second credit counseling course
  • $40.00 (on average) for your credit report

 

At Flexer Law, our fees for core services are all-inclusive. Our fees include the filing fee, the notice fee with the court, the first credit counseling course requirement, the credit report, and the attorney fees. We understand that money may be tight and, as such, our office provides the option to pay the attorney fees in installments which allows you to spread your payments out over several months.

 

What is the Cost of Filing a Chapter 13 Bankruptcy?

A Chapter 13 bankruptcy payment has several determining factors. The Court typically sets the fee for a Chapter 13 bankruptcy anywhere between $1,100.00 up to $4,250.00. Most Chapter 13 fees can be paid through the Chapter 13 plan, which means there would be no money down to file – even the filing fee can be paid through the plan.

Contact Flexer Law today for a free consultation to discuss your options! We have three offices located in Middle Tennessee: Nashville, Murfreesboro, and Columbia.