Is my 18 year old child's(who is in college)car protected if we file bankruptcy, the car is in her name, given to her by her grandfather 2 months ago 20 Answers as of October 31, 2013

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Law Office of Thomas C. Phipps | Thomas C Phipps
Yes. The trustee can only to take property that you own.
Answer Applies to: Missouri
Replied: 10/31/2013
The Law Offices of Katie M. Stone
The Law Offices of Katie M. Stone | Katie M. Stone
If the car is in your daughter's name, you do not need to list it on your bankruptcy petition at all and she will be able to keep it.
Answer Applies to: Florida
Replied: 9/26/2013
Stephens Gourley & Bywater | David A. Stephens
Yes if it is not in your name.
Answer Applies to: Nevada
Replied: 9/19/2013
A Fresh Start
A Fresh Start | Dorothy G Bunce
If the vehicle isn't in your name, there is no requirement to include it in your bankruptcy. If you are a co-owner, then you must report your ownership interest on Schedule B even if no one believes you to have any real interest in the vehicle.
Answer Applies to: Nevada
Replied: 9/17/2013
Law Offices of David A. Tilem | Michael Avanesian
What does your 18 year old child's car have to do with your bankruptcy? If you're going to be doing weird things you absolutely need an attorney.
Answer Applies to: California
Replied: 9/17/2013
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