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Home / Firm Blog / Bankruptcy / Bankruptcy Fees to Increase Nov. 1, 2011
19
October
2011

Bankruptcy Fees to Increase Nov. 1, 2011

On Tuesday, November 1, 2011, the costs of certain miscellaneous bankruptcy filing fees will increase. The increases were voted for on September 13, 2011 by the Judicial Conference of the United States.

The changes in the fees are as follows:

 

Filing

Current

New

Difference

Chapter 7

$299.00

$306.00

$7.00

Chapter 13

$274.00

$281.00

$7.00

Chapter 9

$1,039.00

$1,046.00

$7.00

Chapter 11

$1,039.00

$1,046.00

$7.00

Chapter 12

$239.00

$246.00

$7.00

Chapter 15

$1,039.00

$1,046.00

$7.00

Conversion from chapter 7 to chapter 11

$755.00

$755.00

$0.00

Conversion from chapter 13 to chapter 11

$765.00

$765.00

$0.00

Adversary Proceedings (All Actions filed pursuant to
Fed. R. Bankr. P. 7001)

$250.00

$293.00

$43.00

Notice of Appeal/Cross Appeal

$255.00

$298.00

$43.00

Motion for Leave to Appeal

$5.00

$5.00

$0.00

Certifying a document or page

$9.00

$11.00

$2.00

Reproduction of digital/audio recording

$26.00

$30.00

$4.00

Search of records of the court (per name or item)

$26.00

$30.00

$4.00

Registering a judegment from another district

$39.00

$46.00

$7.00

Retrieval of a record from a Federal Records Center

$45.00

$46.00

$7.00

Check returned for lack of funds

$45.00

$53.00

$8.00

Notice of Commencement

$9.00

$11.00

$2.00

Copying Costs (per page)

$0.50

$0.50

$0.00

Public Copying Costs (per page)

$0.10

$0.10

$0.00

Motion for Withdrawal of Reference, to Compel Abandonment, or        
to Lift Automatic Stay

$150.00

$176.00

$26.00

Motion to Convert to chapter 13 to chapter 7

$25.00

$25.00

$0.00

Motion to Convert to chapter 12 to chapter 7

$60.00

$60.00

$0.00

Motion to Convert to chapter 12 to chapter 13

$35.00

$35.00

$0.00

Amendments to debtor's schedules of creditors, list of creditors, 
or matrix

$26.00

$30.00

$4.00

Exemplification of document or page

$18.00

$21.00

$3.00

Microfile/Microfiche of court record

$5.00

$5.00

$0.00

Filing or indexing a miscellaneous paper

$39.00

$46.00

$7.00

Motion to reopen Chapter 7

$260.00

$260.00

$0.00

Motion to reopen Chapter 11

$1,000.00

$1,000.00

$0.00

Motion to reopen Chapter 13

$235.00

$235.00

$0.00

Split Joint Chapter 7

$299.00

$306.00

$7.00

Split Joint Chapter 11

$1,039.00

$1,046.00

$7.00

Split Joint Chapter 12

$239.00

$246.00

$7.00

Split Joint Chapter 13

$274.00

$281.00

$7.00


 

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Author; Pat Gallagher Categories: Bankruptcy

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Pat Gallagher

Pat Gallagher

Attorney Pat Gallagher is founder of The Gallagher Law Firm overseeing its day-to-day operations, as well as the long-term strategic planning of the firm. He focuses his law practice on the needs of businesses and specializes in a wide variety of transactional matters, litigation and mediation. He received his J.D. legal degree from the Washington University School of Law in St. Louis, Missouri. Mr. Gallagher has litigated cases throughout Michigan before the American Arbitration Association, State and Federal Courts, Michigan Court of Appeals, Michigan Supreme Court and the United States Court of Appeals.