Sample 341 Hearing Questions

The following are a sampling of some typical questions you may be asked during your brief 341 Hearing/Meeting of Creditors: Sell, transfer, or give away anything in the last 3 years? Owned or operated a business in the last two years? Did you read the bankruptcy information sheet? Did you review and sign your petition and schedules before they were filed?  Is all the information correct? Did you list all…

Where is my 341 Hearing?

(1) Cases originating in Allegany, Calvert, Charles, Frederick, Garrett, Montgomery, Prince George’s, St. Mary’s, and Washington Counties are assigned to the Greenbelt Divisional Office, 300 U.S. Courthouse, 6500 Cherrywood Lane, Greenbelt, Maryland, 20770, (301) 344-8018. (2) Cases originating in Baltimore City, Anne Arundel, Baltimore, Caroline, Carroll, Cecil, Dorchester, Harford, Howard, Kent, Queen Anne’s, Somerset, Talbot, Wicomico, and Worcester Counties are assigned to the Baltimore Divisional Office, 8530 U.S. Courthouse, 101…

Maryland Exemptions

Maryland homestead amount is keyed to the inflation adjusted amount of the federal exemptions. Those inflation adjusted amounts can be found here. http://bit.ly/federal-exemptions-2010 Can you double exemptions for joint filers? (General principles) If you are married and filing together, you and your spouse must use the same law; one cannot use federal law while the other uses state law. However, the exemption law chosen applies separately to each spouse. Thus,…