What are the requirements to file a bankruptcy case?
You know you need to file bankruptcy. You may even know which Chapter(s) under which you wish to file.
But each bankruptcy chapter has different requirements.
Requirements for All Bankruptcy Chapters
Pursuant to 11 U.S.C. §109, in the United States the basic requirement to be a debtor is that you must reside, have a domicile, place of business, OR some property in the United States.
Oh, and you must be a person, which includes individuals, partnerships […]