Years Between Bankruptcy Filings

Years Between Bankruptcy Filings

Years Between Bankruptcy Filings

If you have previously file Bankruptcy and wish to file a second Bankruptcy there is a time limit between each bankruptcy required for you to receive a discharge in your second Bankruptcy.

  • Chapter 7 Bankruptcy to Chapter 7 is 8 years between filings

  • Chapter 7 Bankruptcy to Chapter 13 is 4 years between filings

  • Chapter 13 Bankruptcy to Chapter 13 is 2 years between filings

  • Chapter 13 Bankruptcy to Chapter 7 is 6 years between filings

There are a few exceptions, but for the most part these time frames go from filing date of the first bankruptcy to filing date of the second one. If you have specific questions give us a call.