How Will A Chapter 7 Bankruptcy Affect Your Children?


When you're a parent, you have to consider how your children will be affected by every move that you make. Your finances most definitely impact your child, and if you suspect that you might need to file for bankruptcy in the near future, then you'll definitely want to know how that decision will affect your kids. Take a look at some things that you need to know about Chapter 7 bankruptcy and your children.

27 May 2016

How Filing For Bankruptcy Might Affect Your Small Business


Filing for personal bankruptcy can help you get out of debt; however, if you own a small business and operate the company as a sole proprietorship, you may want to consider how your business may be affected by this bankruptcy if you decide to file. In this situation, you may end up losing some or all of your business assets, which is why you should thoroughly discuss your situation with a bankruptcy attorney before you file.

31 March 2016

3 Crucial Tax Tips For Small-Business Owners


As the owner of a small business, you will want to increase your tax savings to ensure you are putting as much money as possible back into your business. Unfortunately, many small-business owners make big mistakes on their tax forms that end up costing them significant amounts of money. Therefore, to help you with your next tax return, consider the following tips: Deduct the Cost of Your Home Office If you plan on running your business from home, you will be able to deduct the cost of this space from your final tax bill.

14 March 2016

Getting Approved For Chapter 7 Bankruptcy: 3 Reasons Why Your Application May Be Denied


Millions of Americans, from ages 19 to over 90, file for bankruptcy every year with chapter 7 bankruptcy being the most popular of them all. For your application to be approved, you must pass the means test and also get your filing reviewed by a judge. Just because you passed the means test, it doesn't necessarily mean your application will be approved. This article will look at 3 common reasons, with historical precedence, for why your chapter 7 bankruptcy application may still be denied.

8 July 2015