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How long do I have to wait to file a 2nd chapter 7 BK?

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How long do I have to wait to file a 2nd chapter 7 BK?
Submitted: 7 years ago.
Category: Bankruptcy Law
Expert:  Roger replied 7 years ago.
A person has to wait 8 years between filing Chapter 7's. (727(a)(8)).
Customer: replied 7 years ago.
From filing or discharge date
Expert:  Roger replied 7 years ago.
The time is counted from filing to filing - not from first discharge to second filing.

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