Are you considering filing for Chapter 7 or Chapter 13 bankruptcy in Idaho? Although much of bankruptcy is governed by federal law, some bankruptcy-related information and law is specific to your state.
Below you’ll find Idaho-specific information on filing for bankruptcy as well as articles on the various Idaho bankruptcy exemptions. And for in-depth information on bankruptcy law and procedures, visit Nolo’s Bankruptcy Center.
Filing for Bankruptcy in Idaho
In this complete guide to filing for bankruptcy in Idaho, you’ll learn about the differences between Chapters 7 and 13, the debts you can discharge, and the property you can keep using Idaho’s exemption laws. It also explains how to qualify for bankruptcy chapters 7 and 13 in Idaho and includes checklists to help you navigate the process and organize bankruptcy documents. You'll also find links to a DIY bankruptcy quiz and other helpful resources.
Homeowners can use the Idaho homestead exemption to protect home equity from bankruptcy creditors.