You know what they say: Two things in life are certain – death and taxes. And that’s still true even if you have filed for bankruptcy. However, a few things may change regarding how you file your taxes this year.
Now that you have filed for bankruptcy, you have temporarily given up the right to handle your own financial affairs. The court has appointed a trustee to do this for you. Your finances are now part of an estate, and it is the trustee’s responsibility to pay all of your debts that have not been exempted by the court. This includes the taxes for the estate in bankruptcy.
This can be confusing because you