September 8th, 2019

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Filing For Bankruptcy Canberra, So what is the Deal with Debts?

Exactly what Debts are erased if I go Bankrupt?

The practical answer is that when it involves Filing For Bankruptcy most debts are wiped, and I have also included a compendium below for you to look at.

But, put simply some of the exceptions are Centrelink Debts, Child Support, Court fines (like speeding fines) as well as any debts arising from uninsured Motor-vehicle claims and educational debts which include HECS or FEE-HELP. These debts are not wiped out when you file for bankruptcy.

What about Secured Debts?

A secured debt is a car loan or a home loan; it is a debt that has some definite security linked to it. So as an example if you buy a new car for $40,000 dollars the security for that car is the actual car itself.

So, can my secured debts be eliminated if I file for bankruptcy?

Yes. If you have a car loan for $40,000 you can have that debt erased if you simply hand back the car. So the lesson is that you cannot have your cake and eat it too (so to speak), so yes all of your secured debts may be wiped but the asset will need to be sold or returned. This is just one component that, when it comes to Filing For Bankruptcy, it is necessary to get professional advice – like that offered at Bankruptcy Experts Canberra.

What about my Tax Debts with the ATO can they be removed If I go bankrupt?

Yes they can, both business and personal debts owing to the ATO can be removed with bankruptcy. If you have a business with any kind of debts find some advice because it is not always so basic. Feel free to call us here over at Bankruptcy Experts Canberra if you have any type of questions on 1300 795 575. Or feel free to visit our website:

What about my business or Company debts?

Sometimes when it involves Filing For Bankruptcy we can really help you with your business debts, call us about this first. Remember bankruptcy applies to an individual not companies, trusts or businesses. Generally you may have to liquidate a company to deal with the debt that way. When it comes to Filing For Bankruptcy, it can be a confusing area, so remember there are implications for a business owner such as insolvent trading. At Bankruptcy Experts Canberra we specialise in business and personal debts so give us a call here at Bankruptcy Experts Canberra if you have any questions regarding Filing For Bankruptcy on 1300 795 575. Or feel free to visit our website: