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bankruptcy petitioners

Are bankruptcy petitioners still required to file their federal taxes for the year they filed for bankruptcy? Eg. filed Chapter 7 in 2005 and received a discharge on 2/2006. Is a tax filing required for year 2005?

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Hi there,
Yes, bankruptcy petitioners must file their federal taxes for that year using a Form 1040. ...

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Processes for bankruptcy petitioners are briefly noted.

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