Bankruptcy Estate

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Definition: Bankruptcy Estate



What is the dictionary definition of Bankruptcy Estate?

Dictionary Definition


All of the property you own when you file for bankruptcy, except for most pensions and educational trusts. The trustee technically takes control of your bankruptcy estate for the duration of your case.


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Definition Sources


Definitions for Bankruptcy Estate are sourced/syndicated and enhanced from:

  • A Dictionary of Economics (Oxford Quick Reference)
  • Oxford Dictionary Of Accounting
  • Oxford Dictionary Of Business & Management

This glossary post was last updated: 22nd April, 2020 | 3 Views.