Filing Information

 Required Documents for Minimal Filing

  • Petition (Form B 1)
  • Names and addresses of creditors
  • Statement of Social Security Number (Form B 21)
  • Exhibit D
  • Notice to debtor by “bankruptcy petition preparer”, if applicable (Form B 19)
  • Statement disclosing compensation paid or to be paid to a “bankruptcy petition preparer”, if applicable (Form B 280)
  • List of Creditors holding the 20 largest unsecured claims, if applicable (chapter 11) (Form B 4)
  • Separately uploaded creditor matrix
  • Filing fee, or:
    • An individual in a voluntary case may file an Application to Pay Filing Fee in Installment if the debtor is unable to pay the filing fee except in installments. (Form B 3A)
    • Application for Waiver of the Chapter 7 Filing Fee for Individuals Who Cannot Pay the Filing Fee in Full or in Installments (Form B 3B)

All remaining documents are due within the deadlines described in the Bankruptcy Code and Rules.

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