In re: Ross-Tousey, 07-2503
A Chapter 7 debtor who owns his car free and clear may take the IRS Local Standard vehicle ownership expense deduction under the 11 U.S.C. section 707(b)(2)(A)(ii)(I) means test.
- Decided 12/17/2008
- Published 12/17/2008
- FLAUM, Circuit Judge., Before FLAUM, ROVNER, and WILLIAMS, Circuit Judges.
- United States Seventh Circuit
- For Appellant:
- George Goyke (argued), Goyke, Tillisch & Higgins, Wausau, WI, for Debtors-Appellants., Tara Twomey, San Jose, CA, for National Association of Consumer Bankruptcy Attorneys.
- For Appellees:
- P. Matthew Sutko (argued), Sean E. Martin, Department of Justice Executive Office for U.S. Trustees, Washington, DC, for Trustee-Appellee.