What If I Have Both Business and Personal Debts?
If you have a combination of personal and business debts when you go bankrupt, you might be able to have most, if not all, of it wiped. This is a complicated process, but it is possible. Personal insolvency does not automatically imply business bankruptcy as well. Whether you are in business as a Sole Trader, Partnership, Company, or Trust, at Bankruptcy Canberra we can guide you through all of your options. Call us for an obligation free chat on 1300 795 575.
Isn’t It Illegal to Run a Similar Business after Bankruptcy?
Is it illegal to run a similar business after bankruptcy? It deﬁnitely can be. It is illegal to create a Phoenix Company that rises up out of the ashes of an old one and the Australian Capital Territory has laws in place to prevent this from happening. You cannot run up thousands in debt, go bankrupt, then open up the doors again the next morning as if absolutely nothing had happened. This scenario, as with many concerning bankruptcy, is not as straightforward as it might seem. It is always a good idea to talk with the specialists ﬁrst so call Bankruptcy Canberra today on 1300 795 575.