child support and bankruptcy

July 13th, 2010 by Questions

I am going to claim bankruptcy. Do the child support payments I receive from my ex count as income? and if so, why does it not effect is bankruptcy claim?

Posted from: Ontario

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July 14, 2010 at 9:36 am, Barton Goth - Goth & Company Inc. -Trustee in Bankruptcy said:

If you file for bankruptcy, child support is considered income and is used when determining the cost of bankruptcy and whether you have any surplus income obligation.

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