Bankruptcy and Forelcosure

Article written by Columbia, SC bankruptcy attorney Daniel Stone For a Chapter 13 bankruptcy to be successful, the Chapter 13  plan must be feasible and meet other jurisdictional guidelines. For example, if you have $30,000 in arrears and a car loan of $15,000, you would probably not be able to afford a Chapter 13 plan […]

How bankruptcy can help with tax debt

Tax debt article written by Columbia lawyer Daniel Stone Bankruptcy can be very beneficial to debtors seeking tax relief. Depending on the type of tax debt and age of the debt, bankruptcy can be very helpful. The most significant gains can be seen with federal and state income taxes older than three-years-old. If the income […]

Can I go to jail for not paying my debts?

I am often asked by my clients if they can be sent to jail for not paying their debts. While some may laugh   at such a question, the question is often asked because a local police officer serves a client a lawsuit or the client receives a letter from the sheriff’s office to contact […]