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Q: If I am paying part of my boyfriend’s bills do I need proof for my attorney when filing chapter 7 bankruptcy?

If i file chapter 7 bankruptcy and I put together a budget And Me and my fiancé bought a apartment together although it’s in his name. I am not living with him but I pay part of the bills. Do I need to bring proof that I’m paying the bills. Such as fuel or cable

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4 Lawyer Answers

Leonard R. Boyer

  • Bankruptcy Lawyer
  • Brooklyn, NY

A: If you have an attorney, that is the person to whom all your questions need to be directed.

Timothy Denison

  • Bankruptcy Lawyer
  • Louisville, KY

A: Yes. Document everything and put together the list as your attorney asked.

Karra Kingston

  • Bankruptcy Lawyer
  • Staten Island

A: Ask your attorney anything your attorney asks for you should get together.

Michael David Siegel

  • Bankruptcy Lawyer
  • New York, NY
  • Licensed in New York

A: Paying your boyfriend's bills is not allowed. Hopefully, you qualify if those payments are not counted.

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