Q: Being taken to court For a loan that was unpaid right before covid hit and we were laid off.
We were laid off and the courts want 16,17,18 tax returns, bank/financial statements none of those years were when the loan took place. Why do they need that? My husband is still unemployed and makes 412 a month I just got a job and wasn't employed up until that point
A: That type of document production usually occurs in conjunction with post-judgment discovery in order for the judgment creditor to collect from you. You need to check with the Court to see if a Judgment has already went down against you two. Otherwise the creditor must anticipate a problem with proving the sworn account, etc. You might need an attorney, and if so, possibly a Notice of Exempt Property needs to be filed.
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