Q: I live in low income housing. Do I have to count that as income when filing Chapter 7?
A: Yes. You must also include the subsidized portion.
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A: You would calculate "income" to include wages, regular gifts, self-employment, benefits where others are paying your bills (such as cell phone or food). You list expenses as your actual expenses - such as that you actually pay for your housing. Most consumer bankruptcy attorneys offer free consultations. Take advantage of that free education. There is also a free Self-Help Center at the Arizona Bankruptcy Court.
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