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Non-Dischargeable Debts Through Bankruptcy


Not all debts are dischargeable in a Chapter 7 bankruptcy.  These non-dischargeable generally debts include but are not limited to:

  • Most taxes (some exceptions for income taxes debt 3-years old)
  • Child support
  • Alimony (spousal support)
  • Student Loans (exception for hardship)
  • Criminal and/or civil fines/penalties
  • Debts for money, property or services obtained through fraud, false representation or wrongful conduct (e.g. embezzlement, larceny)
  • Liability for wrongful death or injury in DUI cases
  • Liability for willful and malicious injury to another person
  • Non-dischargeable debts from a prior bankruptcy

If you have any questions about bankruptcy, please call 1st California Law at (949) 735-8499 for a free attorney consultation.

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