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When going thru the Means Test, must a debtor include government

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When going thru the Means Test, must a debtor include government assistance (here, welfare) as income?
Submitted: 5 years ago.
Category: Bankruptcy Law
Expert:  Ellen replied 5 years ago.


I am an attorney with 25+ years of legal experience and am working diligently on your answer while I await your response.

Please tell me:
exactly what type of assistance?

Customer: replied 5 years ago.

I'll have to research that and get back to you - I believe it is general assistance such as food stamps, funds to pay rent and household utilities, etc.

Expert:  Ellen replied 5 years ago.
ok - please let me know when you have that information