How does being married affect my bankruptcy and what do I need to gather about my spouse to file for bankruptcy in Kentucky. Married individuals must gather the following information about their spouse regardless of whether they are filing a joint petition, separate individual petitions, or even if only one spouse is filing.
The process of filing for bankruptcy is complex and mistakes can result in serious penalties. To file for bankruptcy in Kentucky a petition for bankruptcy has to be submitted along with several schedules that lay out your assets and liabilities. A bankruptcy attorney can help you file more easily and without negative consequences.