I am divorced and pay alimony. Can I stop paying alimony if I file bankruptcy?

Guest Blog | By Alfred Villoch III of Savage & Villoch, PLLC Generally, no. Spouses must continue to pay alimony even if they file bankruptcy. This includes the payment of past due alimony. Section 523 is entitled “Exceptions to discharge.” A person cannot discharge (or get rid) of the debts listed in that section. Subsection (a)(5) states […]

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