From the Editor – Chapter 7 Issues

By The Honorable William Houston Brown (Retired)

Means Test: Ability to pay 24% to unsecured established cause for dismissal. Under totality-of-circumstances test, United States trustee established that debtor had ability to pay 24% of unsecured debt in Chapter 13, and under In re Seafort, 669 F.3d 661 (6th Cir. 2012), after retirement plan loan would be repaid funds were then available to Chapter 13 plan. In re Pittman, ___ B.R. ___, 2014 WL 946570 (Bankr. S.D. Ohio March 10, 2014).

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