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Are court fees...filing fees etc dischargeable by the bankruptcy

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Are court fees...filing fees etc dischargeable by the bankruptcy court? Civil court fees as well as appellate court fees. Thanks

cfortunato :

Hi - my name is XXXXX XXXXX I'm a Bankruptcy attorney here to assist you.

cfortunato :

Are you asking about the discharge of non-Bankruptcy court filing fees?

cfortunato :

If so, are you asking about fees that have already been paid?

Customer:

No, I'm asking about fees that are in deferment.

cfortunato :

Thank you for your response.

cfortunato :

Court fees - including appellate court fees - are dischargeable in a Bankruptcy, as they are not one of the19 types of debts that are not dischargeable in a Bankruptcy. Bankruptcy Code 523(a).

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