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You asked: So if I move to Texas I can take advantage of the Homestead Exemption Straight away. However I can not move to texas and file a bankruptcy right away and take advantage of the unlimited homestead exemption.
That is correct, your homestead can occur immediately upon you buying property and moving into that property as your primary residence.
However, if you have not lived in Texas for at least 2 years before filing for bankruptcy, then you will have to choose between the federal exemptions and the state exemptions from the state you moved from (presuming that you lived there for at least 2 years). The Texas exemptions are not available to you until you have resided in the state a minimum of 2 years.
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