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Pennsylvania bankruptcy court holds that debtor can redeem real estate tax sale over time under Chap

In making its ruling on May 6, 2016, the U.S. Bankruptcy Court for the Eastern District of Pennsylvania distinguished one Illinois bankruptcy case (In re Murray, 276 B.R. 869, 877 (Bankr. N.D. Ill. 2002)) and relied on others (In re Bates, 270 B.R. 455 , 466 (Bankr. N.D. Ill. 2001) and In re Kasco, 378 B.R. 207 , 212-13 (Bankr. N.D. Ill. 2007)). Clerk here to view the opinion. (Link courtesy of Bloomberg Law.)

Redeeming real estate tax sales under a Chapter 13 plan is becoming a more frequent occurrence in response to opinions such as these. 


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