Bankruptcy exemptions allow a debtor to protect property needed to work and live after a bankruptcy proceeding. Some of Utah’s exemptions have changed effective May 14, 2019. Legal citations are to the Utah Code which you can find on the Utah State Legislature website.
For more information, see Utah Bankruptcy Exemptions.
Avoid property loss by verifying all bankruptcy exemption amounts through independent research or by consulting with a local bankruptcy attorney. These figures change on April 1 every three years.
Effective date: May 14, 2019