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Someone that owes me money, has just told me that they have
Someone that owes me money, has just told me that they have been declared bankrupt. Is there anyway I can find out what the details of the bankruptcy judgement was, i.e. who did get paid, how much etc… read more
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Hello, I am considering bankruptcy and have a joint mortgage with my wife, what will happen to the property? I have two children also living there, my debts are well over £15000, I am self employed an… read more
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French citizen, has been living and working in the UK for 20 years. If that person wanted to declare themselves bankrupt in the UK, and move back to France, does the bankruptcy follow them in any way?… read more
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This morning I went to court as my IP was seeking a possession
This morning I went to court as my IP was seeking a possession and sale of the matrimonial home. My bankruptcy was on 5th Feb 2010. He dated the application 4th Feb 2013 and was issued by court on 5th… read more
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Good Afternoon I have a question concerning a client, who is
Good Afternoon I have a question concerning a client, who is currently negotiating his discharge from Bankruptcy. He is self employed and he is looking at ways of limiting the IPA to what he has agree… read more
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My bankruptcy was on feb 5th 2010 therefore the 3 years concerning
My bankruptcy was on feb 5th 2010 therefore the 3 years concerning the matrimonial home was up on 5th Feb 2013 as the IP had not dealt with it. I have received an application to court for possession o… read more
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I was declared bankrupt in feb 2010 and the case was taken
I was declared bankrupt in feb 2010 and the case was taken on by an IP who I have since found out had a number of complaints made against him due to his practices. I signed a payment agreement of £60 … read more
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Hello,I was made redundant 2 weeks ago.I got my money which
Hello,I was made redundant 2 weeks ago.I got my money which came to 15263.56 I'm in an iva which finishesIn September 2014.have appx 10800 left to pay.how much can I keep as I have to relocate to Nort… read more
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Hello Im not sure if this is the right category but I need
Hello I'm not sure if this is the right category but I need some advice with regards XXXXX XXXXX recent issue with Insolvency Firms claiming VAT from HMRC on services rendered when carrying out IVA ca… read more
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I set up a firm in the UK a couple of years ago which did not
I set up a firm in the UK a couple of years ago which did not take off successfully. At the moment, it has a creditor of tens of thousands pounds. If this firm goes bankrupt, then will this creditor b… read more
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Alex J.
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In Jan. 2008 I bought a buy to let property for £110K with
In Jan. 2008 I bought a buy to let property for £110K with joint funds, but registered only in my name. In March 2009 I took out a £75K mortgage to help pay unsecured creditors. In 2010 my wife wanted… read more
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I have a small removal business. It pays its way as far as
I have a small removal business. It pays its way as far as bills and wages but to be honest at present there is nothing or even at times less than nothing left for me. My personal debts mount to £36,0… read more
Stuart J
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I bought a house as a buy to let in 2006 and my daughter and
I bought a house as a buy to let in 2006 and my daughter and her partner live in it and pay the mortgage. The mortgage is in my name but we signed an agreement to transfer any equity in the house to h… read more
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My discharge from bankruptcy was 5th Feb 2011 according to
My discharge from bankruptcy was 5th Feb 2011 according to the insolvency register. My Insolvency practitioner is saying that he put an application into court to suspend my discharge and the case is d… read more
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My husband and I went bankrupt on 23.11.09. He has a Retirement
My husband and I went bankrupt on 23.11.09. He has a Retirement Cash Plan (pension from a former job) of which he can draw the sum of £6,800 annually if he chooses to do so but this is not compulsory.… read more
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Not sure if this is the correct sub category...My ex-partner
Not sure if this is the correct sub category...My ex-partner and I took out a loan about 5 years ago for £25,000. Of this sum £3,900 went to pay off my credit card and the rest was for his various loa… read more
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If I dont earn enough to cover my mortgage, secured loan,
If I don't earn enough to cover my mortgage, secured loan, arrears and essentials, what would my creditors do? Would they offer me reduced payments or could they declare me bankcrupt? What are the oth… read more
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How does a former LLP partner get the remuneration due to his
How does a former LLP partner get the remuneration due to his deceased former LLP partner in respect of his work undertaken on a banckruptcy that completed 5 years' ago, after his release and discharg… read more
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