Legal Question in Bankruptcy in Washington

i have gotten different answers on the question how often can i request a chapter 7 bankruptcy? at this web site

it states that you can file again after 6 years, on yours you say only after 8 years. can you explain this?

Asked on 3/16/10, 6:36 pm

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Daniel Press Chung & Press, P.C.
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There was a 6 year waiting period until 2005, when it was extended to 8 years. That is Chapter 7 to Chapter 7, filing to filing. Chapter 13 can be filed after 4 years from a prior Chapter 7.

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Answered on 3/28/10, 3:04 pm

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