Bankruptcy Estate

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Definition: Bankruptcy Estate

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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Modern Language Association (MLA):
Bankruptcy Estate. Payroll & Accounting Heaven Ltd.
November 29, 2023
Chicago Manual of Style (CMS):
Bankruptcy Estate. Payroll & Accounting Heaven Ltd. (accessed: November 29, 2023).
American Psychological Association (APA):
Bankruptcy Estate. Retrieved November 29, 2023
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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

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