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Can social security benefits be used as income chapter 13

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can social security benefits be used as income for a chapter 13 repayment plan?
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hi, yes. All income can be used to contribute to a chapter 13 repayment plan.

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Bankruptcy Lawyer: Terry L., Attorney replied 2 years ago

Social security does not count toward the means test, but it can be used to help calculate that you have enough income after paying your monthly expenses to cover a chapter 13 repayment plan, sure. Put that on schedule I, absolutely. Let me know if you have any further questions.

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