Statement of Intention

Legal Definition of Statement of Intention

: a written statement filed by a debtor prior to the meeting of creditors in a chapter 7 bankruptcy case that indicates what property the debtor intends to surrender and retain

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“Statement of Intention.” Merriam-Webster.com Legal Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/legal/Statement%20of%20Intention. Accessed 23 Oct. 2021.

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