Law Office of Dennis Jay Sargent Jr, PLLC | Dennis J Sargent Jr.
That Is a difficult question. It depends on what your meaning of the question. Generally, it takes 3-4 weeks to get all the necessary documents together and file a Chapter 13. After you file, it is generally 30 days to the creditors hearing. Once you file Chapter 13, you generally develop a plan where you make payments for 3 - 5 years depending on your situation. That entire time you are under the protection of the bankruptcy code. After successful payment of your plan, you then receive your discharge.
Answer Applies to: North Carolina
Indianapolis Bankruptcy Law Office of Eric C. Lewis | Eric Lewis
Chapter 13 repayment plans run from as little as 36 months to as long as 60 months.
Answer Applies to: Indiana
Symmes Law Group, PLLC | Richard James Symmes
A chapter 13 bankruptcy may be 3-5 years depending on whether you are above or below the median income for your family size in your state. You may complete a chapter 13 bankruptcy sooner if you repay your debts 100%.
Answer Applies to: Washington