Franklin, TN asked in Bankruptcy for Tennessee

Q: I'm currently in chapter 13 as of November 2019. Will the Knoxville TN trustee be keeping the coming stimulus check?

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Tina Humphrey

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Oliver L Cisowski
Oliver L Cisowski
Answered
  • Bankruptcy Lawyer
  • Elizabethton, TN
  • Licensed in Tennessee

A: Yes! The CARES Act explicit excludes the stimulus payments from "current monthly income." In other words, it does not need to be paid into your Chapter 13 plan

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Oliver L Cisowski
Oliver L Cisowski
Answered
  • Bankruptcy Lawyer
  • Elizabethton, TN
  • Licensed in Tennessee

A: I misspoke. The trustee will not keep your stimulus check as it is not to be paid in your plan. In other words, you will keep the money.

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Timothy Denison
Timothy Denison
Answered
  • Bankruptcy Lawyer
  • Louisville, KY

A: No. The trustee will not be keeping your stimulus check.

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