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?© BrainMass Inc. brainmass.com October 9, 2019, 6:01 pm ad1c9bdddf
Yes, bankruptcy petitioners must file their federal taxes for that year using a Form 1040. ...
Processes for bankruptcy petitioners are briefly noted.