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Business bankruptcy: common causes, and how Chapter 11 filing can help address them

Success in the retail industry is not easy to achieve, and can easily be lost. A recent article highlighted the recent cluster of bankruptcy filings in the retail industry, especially the retail sporting goods industry, highlighting some of the common causes leading up to bankruptcy.

Business bankruptcy: common causes, and how Chapter 11 filing can help address them, P.2

Previously, we began looking at the topic of Chapter 11 bankruptcy in the context of retail business failures. As we noted, Chapter 11 bankruptcy gives business debtors the opportunity to reorganize in order to pay off creditors.

How will bankruptcy affect my financial life, credit availability? P.2

Last time, we began looking briefly at how the type of bankruptcy for which a debtor files can impact his or her financial life post-bankruptcy. Another important issue to consider regarding the impact of bankruptcy is how it will impact a debtor's credit score and his or her access to credit.

How will bankruptcy affect my financial life, credit availability?

No matter what a debtor's profile in terms of specific types of debt, one of the foremost concerns people have about bankruptcy is how it will impact their credit score and their financial life in general. The answer depends on factors related to the bankruptcy filing itself, as well as how the debtor handles his or her finances after the bankruptcy process is completed.

Can IRS debts be discharged in Bankruptcy? P.2

In our last post, we began looking at the issue of whether tax debt may be discharged in bankruptcy. The issue is an important one for debtors who bring significant tax debts to the bankruptcy process, whether in Chapter 7 or Chapter 13 bankruptcy.

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