Chapter 7 Bankruptcy New York Income Limits 2024

In New York, the Chapter 7 income limits often update twice per year, so consider checking in May 2024 for potentially more recent figures.
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For the state of New York, you can use our below visual to see if you could qualify. It is key to look at your specific household size for what your income limit could be. You may also refer to the DOJ website, but for the purpose of  convenience, we also included a breakdown below. 

This information updates about twice per year. When looking at household size, if yours surpasses the below table, you can add an additional $9,900 to your income limit. The New York means test calculator can also help estimate if you could qualify.

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New York Means Test Calculator

If you are unsure as to whether or not you may qualify for a Chapter 7 bankruptcy, feel free to take our free Chapter 7 calculator. The calculator was designed with you in mind and is based on the bankruptcy means test forms in New York! We want to make sure you understand your eligibility, along with the other options that may be available to you based on your individual situation.

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