If you decide to work with our attorneys at ZocLaw.com, we will need to have the following documents in order to create your petition for bankruptcy. If you have any problems in garnering any required documents, do not hesitate to contact us.
Required Document List
- Proof of Income:
Proof of income can cover earned income (such as wages or salary) or unearned income (such as dividends or inheritance). For earned wages please provide your last 7 months’ worth of paystubs. This also applies if you receive unemployment.
- IRS 1040s:
Please provide your last two years of federal tax returns. Your state returns are not required.
- Proof of Retirement:
If you are currently retired and collecting retirement funds please provide statements of your 401k/IRA. Provide your last 7 months’ worth of statements from these sources of income.
- Life Insurance Policy:
Please provide the amount of the current life insurance policy you hold.
- Spouse’s Proof of Income:
Please provide your spouse’s last 7 months’ worth of paystubs.
- Child Support:
If you provide or collect child support, please provide statements for these transactions.
Please provide paperwork for any lawsuits you are currently a part of.