Bankruptcy exemptions allow a debtor to protect property needed to work and live after a bankruptcy proceeding. Washington state added a new exemption and changed existing exemption code sections effective June 2018.
You'll find the new code designations and more information about protecting property in Washington Bankruptcy Exemptions.
Exemption figures change periodically. Avoid property loss by verifying all bankruptcy exemption amounts through independent research or by consulting with a local bankruptcy attorney.
Effective date: June 2018