Means Test

aka Statement of Monthly Income...
Last Updated: December 1, 2015

U.S. Trustee - Means Testing

Required if:

Note:  Means Test must be filed with the Petition or within 14 days of filing.


To File Electronically:

  1. Log into CM/ECF.

  2. Select [Bankruptcy > Misc/Other].

  3. Enter case number (e.g., xx-xxxxx).

  4. Select from the list the applicable event(s):

    [Chapter 7 Statements - Monthly Income 122A-1/Exemption Presumption of Abuse (122A-1Supp)].

    [Chapter 7 Means Test Calculation Form 122A-2], if applicable.

    [Chapter 11 Statement of Monthly Income Form 122B]

    [Chapter 13 Statement of Monthly Income Form 122C-1]

    [Chapter 13 Calculation of Disposable Income Form 122C-2].

  5. Skip the Joint Filing screen.

  6. Select the party filer.

  7. Browse to attach the Means Test (pdf file).

  8. Answer question re: Presumption of abuse (Chapter 7 only).

  9. Modify text as appropriate.

  10. Verify the final docket text; if correct, click [Next] to submit your document(s).

    Note:  The Notice of Electronic Filing displays giving you the document number. Copies of this notice are immediately e-mailed to all participants who receive electronic notification in the case.




U.S.C.: 521(a)(1)
FRBP: 1007