After you file your Chapter 13 Bankruptcy petition and plan, you will be required to attend a telephonic Section 341 meeting, which is an examination–under oath–conducted by the Chapter 13 Trustee. The U.S. Bankruptcy Court will set the date for this mandatory appearance.
At this meeting, the Trustee will place you under oath and ask you questions regarding the content of your proposed bankruptcy plan, your schedules, assets, debts, and other matters. After the Trustee is finished, your creditors will have an opportunity to ask you questions regarding the location and condition of your property, hazard insurance coverage, and other matters related to your financial affairs.
- YOU MUST PROVIDE A COPY OF YOUR PHOTO I.D. AT LEAST TWENTY-FOUR HOURS PRIOR TO YOUR MEETING OF CREDITORS TO BE PERMITTED TO GIVE TESTIMONY.
- YOU MUST PROVIDE PROOF OF YOUR FULL SOCIAL SECURITY NUMBER TO COMPLETE YOUR MEETING OF CREDITORS
- PLEASE ALSO PROVIDE THE SIGNED DEBTOR’S AUTHORIZATION RELEASE
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HOW TO PROVIDE DOCUMENTS:
Your photo I.D. and proof of full social security number contain personally identifiable information. These documents are NOT accepted by email. Instructions for how to provide your documents to the Trustee are available here: Debtor Document Upload Instructions
You may access your Chapter 13 bankruptcy case online by visiting the National Data Center website at http://www.NDC.org.
Once you have entered the website, click on the “Get Started Now” button to begin the registration process. After you have registered, you may log in at any time to review your case’s payments and disbursements.
If you have trouble registering for a Username and Password, you may contact the National Data Center by calling (866) 938-3639 Monday-Friday 9:00 am to 5:00 pm Pacific Standard Time. you will need the following information ready when calling: your case number, name of the Chapter 13 Trustee assigned to your case, your social security number, your current email address and your Chapter 13 bankruptcy paperwork.
Please be advised that the National Data Center cannot discuss or interpret any of the data that is presented through this website. If you have questions or concerns once you have accessed your case, please contact your attorney.
The information presented through the National Data Center is updated nightly and the figures are accurate. However, final payoff figures must always be verified with your case administrator at the chapter 13 Trustee’s office.
Other websites available to you for information are http://www.chapter13tacoma.org and http://www.13network.com.
In the event of inclement weather or other emergencies, which may cause the U.S. Bankruptcy Court to close or delay opening, please check the U.S. Bankruptcy Court’s website at www.wawb.uscourts.gov. Section 341 meetings scheduled during a U.S. Bankruptcy Court closure will not be held, and you will receive notice of a continued date and time. Please note, however, that if the U.S. Bankruptcy Court opens late, all meetings scheduled at that time and later that morning will be held, and you will be required to appear.