What documents will I need to file for bankruptcy?
The following documents are required in order to file Bankruptcy:
6 months of paystubs for you and your spouse, even if your spouse is not filing
Last 4 years of federal and state tax returns (Note: For a Chapter 7, only the most recent year is required). If returns are not available, transcripts should be ordered from the IRS and State Comptroller
Awards letters for any Social Security, Pension, Retirement and Disability income. Prior year 1099s will not be accepted. Information on ordering a Social Security benefit award letter is available at Social Security Administration