Latest Bankruptcy Filing Statistics by Bankruptcy Attorney in Salt Lake City Utah
The United States Bankruptcy Court, District of Utah, updated its filing statistics for March 2013. Based on the graph, Utah Chapter 7 filings increased from 560 in January and 639 in February to 1,134 in March. March Chapter 7 bankruptcy filings doubled thosed in January and almost doubed those in February. It is common for more individuals and couples to file for Chapter 7 bankruptcy protection in March around the time that they receive their tax refund money that they can use to pay to file for bankruptcy protection. Similarly, the number of Chapter 13 bankruptcy filings increased from 400 in January and 368 in February to 443 in March. But we don’t see the doubling in Chapter 13 filings from January to March.
For more information, see "Bankruptcy Attorney in Salt Lake City Utah Discusses Latest Bankruptcy Filing Statistic Trends".