The Bankruptcy Means Test -- Expenses & Deductions

Even if you make too much money to automatically pass the Chapter 7 means test, you may still be able to qualify for Chapter 7 bankruptcy. This is because you can deduct certain expenses to help you reduce your disposable income on the means test. Below you can learn about various expenses and allowed deductions that may help you pass the means test. 

(For more information on the means test, visit our Bankruptcy Means Test topic page.)