spousal support and bankrupcy

August 20th, 2007 by Questions

does spousal support remain as an active debt like child support if an ex files for bankruptcy?

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, Barton Goth GCO Bankruptcy Trustees said:

Yes, spousal support (despite being listed on the bankruptcy documents) survives a bankruptcy. Although it also is given a priority, meaning that you may recive a portion of the arrears through the bankruptcy process in advance to other creditors.

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