Q: Will a trustee want to investigate the source of a "gift " provided to payoff a ch 13 early . How much investigation?
A: I think it totally depends on the amount, the age of the case, and the trustee. Talk to you lawyer about this.
A: Yes they will do an extensive investigation because the bankruptcy code looks backward either 6 months to see if you received a "windfall," and instead of paying iff your bankruptcy plan, the Trustee MAY ask the ciurt to dusmiss your plan, convert your Plan to a Chapter 7 and either move to dismiss it or they will simply take the money and let you pay off your plan.
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