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Section 707(b) – Means Test Overview and Filing a Chapter 7 Bankruptcy Case

Recorded on: Sep. 13, 2018
Running Time: 00:59:40

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Taken from the Web Program Bankruptcy Basics for Low-Income Clients 2018 Recorded September, 2018 in San Francisco [00:59:40]

• Means Test Overview
 • Who must take the means test
 • Calculating Debtor’s Current Monthly Income (CMI)
 • Application of §707(b)(7) exclusion
 • Presumption of abuse
• Filing a Chapter 7 Bankruptcy Case
 • Credit Counseling
 • Petition and schedules – new forms
 • Reaffirmation, Surrender, Redemption
 • Amending the Chapter 7 schedules
 • Financial Management Certificate

Sally J. Elkington, Carl R. Gustafson, Sarah Lampi Little
The purchase price of this Web Program segment includes the following article from the Course Handbook available online:

  • Part III—Means Test
    Sally J. Elkington, Sarah Lampi Little, Carl R. Gustafson
  • The Means Test Flow Chart
    Carl R. Gustafson
  • Chapter 7 Statement of Your Current Monthly Income (Official Form 122A-1)
    Carl R. Gustafson, Sally J. Elkington, Sarah Lampi Little
  • Statement of Exemption from Presumption of Abuse Under § 707(b)(2) (Official Form 122A-1Supp)
    Carl R. Gustafson, Sarah Lampi Little, Sally J. Elkington
  • Chapter 7 Means Test Calculation (Official Form 122A-2)
    Carl R. Gustafson, Sally J. Elkington, Sarah Lampi Little
  • 11 U.S.C. §707—Dismissal of a Case or Conversion to a Case Under Chapter 11 or 13
    Carl R. Gustafson, Sally J. Elkington, Sarah Lampi Little
  • Statement of the U.S. Trustee Program’s Position on Legal Issues Arising Under the Chapter 7 Means Test
    Carl R. Gustafson, Sally J. Elkington, Sarah Lampi Little
  • Part III: Means Test (PowerPoint slides)
    Carl R. Gustafson, Sally J. Elkington, Sarah Lampi Little
  • Part IV: Filing a Chapter 7 Bankruptcy Case
    Carl R. Gustafson, Sally J. Elkington, Sarah Lampi Little
  • Bankruptcy Official Form 101—Voluntary Petition for Individuals Filing for Bankruptcy
    Carl R. Gustafson, Sally J. Elkington, Sarah Lampi Little
  • Application to Have the Chapter 7 Filing Fee Waived (Official Form 103B)
    Sally J. Elkington, Sarah Lampi Little, Carl R. Gustafson
  • Application for Individuals to Pay the Filing Fee in Installments (Official Form 103A)
    Sally J. Elkington, Sarah Lampi Little, Carl R. Gustafson
  • Reaffirmation Agreement Forms
    Sally J. Elkington, Sarah Lampi Little, Carl R. Gustafson
  • Redemption Property Agreement
    Sally J. Elkington, Sarah Lampi Little, Carl R. Gustafson
  • Part IV: Filing a Chapter 7 Bankruptcy Case (PowerPoint slides)
    Sally J. Elkington, Sarah Lampi Little, Carl R. Gustafson
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  • Part III: Means Test & Part IV: Filing a Chapter 7 Bankruptcy Case (PowerPoint slides)
    Sally J. Elkington, Carl R. Gustafson, Sarah Lampi Little
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      Sally J. Elkington ~ Bankruptcy Practitioner, Partner, Elkington Shepherd LLP
      Carl R. Gustafson ~ Bankruptcy Practitioner, Managing Partner, Lincoln Law
      Sarah Lampi Little ~ Bankruptcy Practitioner and Chapter 7 Trustee, Attorney, Shareholder, Kornfield, Nyberg, Bendes, Kuhner & Little, P.C.
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