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if I am paying arrears in the form of a judgement, if I file

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if I am paying arrears in the form of a judgement, if I file for bankruptcy, can that judgement be inclued in the bankruptcy?
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By arrears, do you mean child support arrears?
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yes, my children are now in their 20's and I have married and have 2 more children.
Thank you for your reply, I just didn't want to assume anything before answering.

Unfortunately, a child support obligation, whether a current one, or a judgement for arrears cannot be discharged in a bankruptcy. While bankruptcy will wipe out a wide variety of debts, there are limited exclusions, and that is one of them.


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