FEES COMMONLY CHARGED BY THE BANKRUPTCY COURT
FEES EFFECTIVE 12/1/2013

Miscellaneous Fee Schedule (PDF) Effective 12/1/2013

The Bankruptcy Court will accept cash (exact change only), and money orders, cashiers checks, attorney or law firm checks, and travelers checks payable to Clerk, U.S. Bankruptcy Court for payment of fees.

The Court does not accept personal checks (other than attorney checks), checks drawn on a debtor's account while the case is open prior to discharge, second or third party checks, and checks or money orders for more than the amount due. Please do not send cash through the mail . Fees are as follows:

 
Current Fee  
New Petitions
Chapter 7 (Same fee for involuntary Chapter 7 case )
$306.00
Chapter 9 $1,213.00
Chapter 11 (non-railroad) (Same fee for Involuntary Chapter 11 case) $1,213.00
Chapter 11 (railroad) $1,046.00
Chapter 12 (family farmer) $246.00
Chapter 13 $281.00
Chapter 15 (NOTE: Replaces Sec. 304 Ancillary)
$1,213.00
Motions to Reopen Chapter 7 $260.00
Chapter 9 $1,167.00
Chapter 11 (non-railroad) $1,167.00
Chapter 11 (railroad) $1,000.00
Chapter 12 (family farmer) $200.00
Chapter 13 $235.00
Chapter 15 (NOTE: Replaces Sec. 304 Ancillary)
$1,167.00
Case Conversions Motion to Convert Chapter 11 to Chapter 7 $15.00
Motion to Convert Chapter 13 to Chapter 7 $25.00
Motion to Convert Chapter 12 to Chapter 7 $60.00
Notice of Conversion from Chapter 12 to Chapter 7 Pursuant to Bankruptcy Code 1208(a) $60.00
Notice of Conversion from Chapter 13 to Chapter 7 Pursuant to Bankruptcy Code 1307(a) $25.00
For Converting, on Request of Debtor, Ch.7 to Ch.11 $922.00
For Converting, on Request of Debtor, Ch.7 to Ch.11 (Railroad) $755.00
For Converting, on Request of Debtor, Ch.13 to Ch.11 $932.00
Any Chapter to Chapter 12 N/A
Splitting Joint Cases
(at Debtor's request)
Chapter 7 $306.00
Chapter 11 $1,213.00
Chapter 12 $246.00
Chapter 13
$281.00
Motions Motion to Compel Abandonment of Property $176.00
Motion to Sell Property of the Estate Free and Clear of Liens under Section 363(f) $176.00
Motion to Terminate, Annul, Modify, or Condition the Automatic Stay $176.00
Motion to Withdraw Reference
$176.00
Appeal Appeal $298.00
Cross-Appeal $298.00
Interlocutory Appeal (Motion for Leave to Appeal) $5.00
Upon Granting a Motion for Leave to Appeal $293.00
Upon Granting Authority for Direct Appeal
$157.00
Amendments Schedule D, E, or F $30.00
Master Address List
$30.00
Adversary Complaint (Adversary) $293.00
Removal of an Action Pending in Another Court to Bankruptcy Court
$293.00
Other Documents
and Services
Certification of Document $11.00
Exemplification of Document $21.00
Registration of Judgment from Another District $46.00
Filing of Miscellaneous Paper $46.00
Audio CD of Proceedings $30.00
Photocopies Made by Court Personnel (per page) $0.50
Printing Documents from Public Terminal in Courthouse (per page) $0.10
Retrieval of Record from Federal Records Center for One Box $64.00
Retrieval of Record from Federal Records Center for each Additional Box $39.00
Returned Payment or Insufficient Funds Charge $53.00
Search of Court Records by Court Personnel (per name or item) $30.00
Transfer of Claim $25.00

Fees effective December 1st 2013