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HI.MY DAUGHTER AND SON IN LAWs GARAGE BUSINESS HAS GONE BUST…

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HI.MY DAUGHTER AND SON IN...
HI.MY DAUGHTER AND SON IN LAWs GARAGE BUSINESS HAS GONE BUST OWING ABOUT £60.000 IN TOTAL,WHAT ARE THE LAWS REGARDING GOING BANKRUPT?
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APART FROM ABOUT £20.000 IN EQUITY IN THERE HOME, THEY HAVE NO MONIES LEFT.
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SO A TRUSTEE WILL BE APPOINTED THERE HOUSE WILL BE SOLD ANY MONIES LEFT AFTER MORTGAGE IS SETTLED WILL BE SHARED OUT TO CREDITORS ETC, WILL THEY BE LIABLE FOR ANY DEBTS LEFT?
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