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If I am expecting a rent rebate from the state at the end of this month, and I plan to file bankruptcy within a week, do I include the amount of the rent rebate in #18 of Schedule B?
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Question: If I am expecting a rent rebate from the state at the end of this month, and I plan to file bankruptcy within a week, do I include the amount of the rent rebate in #18 of Schedule B?

 

Response: Yes, and you need to use Schedule C to claim the amount as exempt.

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