Notice of Changes to Bankruptcy Court Miscellaneous Fee Schedule Effective December 1, 2013

Wednesday, November 13, 2013
The Judicial Conference has made several changes to the Bankruptcy Court Miscellaneous Fee Schedule that will become effective on December 1, 2013.
  • A new fee of $176 will be added to the Bankruptcy Court Miscellaneous Fee Schedule to file a Motion for the Sale of Property Free and Clear of Liens Under 11 U.S.C. § 363(f).

    Note: A trustee seeking deferral should file a Motion to Defer Fee which provides for payment of the deferred fee from the sale proceeds.

  • An Increase in Fees - The cost to retrieve one box from the Federal Records Center, National Archives or other storage location removed from the place of business of the Court will increase to $64 AND the cost for each additional box retrieved will be $39.

    Note: Previously, no additional fee was charged regardless of the number of boxes retrieved.

  • Clarification - The Bankruptcy Court Miscellaneous Fee Schedule was clarified to provide that any payment returned or denied for insufficient funds, not just checks, will result in a fee of $53.

Fees as of December 1st List