Reno, NV asked in Bankruptcy for Nevada

Q: Can I open a new checking account immediately after filing Ch 7 without reporting an amended A/B asset form?

I just filed for Ch 7. And just 1 day later my main bank which I have checking, savings, and a credit card with sent me a letter notifying me that all my accounts will be closed because they received notice of my filing. I immediately applied for a new account elsewhere. Will I need to report and fill out an amended form for this new account? All money, existing accounts, and cash on hand have already been included in my original filing.

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Timothy Denison
Timothy Denison
  • Bankruptcy Lawyer
  • Louisville, KY

A: No. If you are creating and establish g the new account post petition, you should not have to report or amend.

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