Bankruptcy Filing Instructions
is located at 501 I Street, Room 3-200 (3rd Floor), Sacramento, CA 95814.
Today the filing fee is $299 for Chapter 7 unless you asked for a
Today the filing fee is $274 for Chapter 13 payable in cash (exact change – they do not process change) or money order to the United States Bankruptcy Court
80 Business downtown – 160 exit – Right on I Street, Right on 5th Street Parking Costs
• REMEMBER to take the second REQUIRED/MANDATORY class & FILE it.
The following Bankruptcy Filing Instructions are provided for your knowledge. For this format I used my most loyal client base out out of the Eastern District of California. These instructions apply to everyone except the address. I will provide you with your court information and a link for each case individually.
TO FILE IN PERSON
Sign and Take your ID and this ENTIRE package and your counseling certificate to the courts at 501 I Street, Room 3-200 (3rd Floor) 95814 – They will set up a payment plan for their fees or waive them per your request based on your case.
80 Business downtown – 160 exit – Right on I Street, Right on 5th Street Parking Costs OR80 I to 99 to J Street Exit – Left on 5th Street cross I Street park on left Parking Costs
Don't forget to take the second REQUIRED/MANDATORY class & FILE it
BE ON TIME FOR ALL HEARINGS – THIS IS FEDERAL COURT
Take your endorsed documents (the stapled ones they stamped and returned when you originally filed) with your to court in case they reference your materials
Take IDENTIFICATION and SOCIAL SECURITY CARD to hearing!!! Mandatory
If you need legal advice, there are many attorney's. John Tosney is one at 624-0329 Don't expect a free legal advice since you already filed.
The trustee will ask for simple information (such as pay stubs, bank statements, last tax return) IN ADVANCE - 7 days... DO NOT BE LATE, a trustee called & warned he will dismiss cases for this neglect of your responsibility and obligation
IF YOU WANT TO MAIL YOUR FILE
Mail the entire package I sent – every piece of paper even duplicates (unless it is in half such as the application for your credit report folded in half or these instructions) to:
United States Bankruptcy Court 501 I Street, Room 3-200 Sacramento, CA 95814
Include a self-addressed LARGE envelope back to you.
This website contains information related to law and is NOT LEGAL advice. It contents is for information only. If you need legal advice, please consult an attorney or act as your own.
All documents typed were previously prepared by Rica Gilmore; however, Process My Papers uses multiple successful preparers and your case will be assigned immediately to your personal preparer.