What are some of the documents needed for filing Chapter 7 Bankruptcy or Chapter 13 Bankruptcy?
You will need a current Driver’s License or other current government issued picture ID.
You will need a signed Social Security Card so the Bankruptcy Trustee can verify the Social Security Number on the Bankruptcy Petition is correct.
Your Most recently filed Federal Tax Return and State Tax Return.
If you are employed, you will need pay stubs for the six months prior to filing bankruptcy.
If you are self-employed you need to provide proof of income for the past 6 months. For example, statement from Uber, Lyft, Door Dash etc.
Your most recent bank statements and other financial statements.
Statements, letters and notices from your creditors.
Your recent statements for utilities, cell phones, internet, cable etc.
Your credit report is also very helpful.