Idaho Bankruptcy Law

Considering filing bankruptcy in Idaho? You need to understand Idaho bankruptcy law and exemptions.

As on overview we have listed some of the main exemptions, links to the federal courts serving Idaho, and some filing statistics for Idaho.

Idaho Exemptions

Lesser of total net value or $100,000
Homestead, consisting of dwelling house or mobile home in which debtor resides and the land on which it is located

$7,000
One motor vehicle


This is just and overview and there is a detailed list of the Idaho Bankruptcy Exemptions.

Idaho Bankruptcy Courts

If you need more information about the Idaho Federal Bankruptcy Courts you can click on the link for your district.

  • Idaho District

  • Idaho Filing Statistics

    Here are the counties in Idaho with the highest amount of bankruptcy filings.

    Year - County
    Total
    Ch7
    Ch13
    2012 ADA
    1677
    1482
    192
    2012 CANYON
    925
    848
    77
    2012 KOOTENAI
    922
    814
    107
    2012 BONNEVILLE
    418
    379
    39

    You can see the information for all counties by visiting the Idaho Chapter 7 and Chapter 13 bankruptcy filings by county page.

    Here are the most recently available statistics for monthly bankruptcy filings in Idaho.

    Year - Month
    Total
    Ch7
    Ch13
    2013 June
    479
    443
    36
    2013 May
    564
    522
    42
    2013 April
    536
    503
    33
    2013 March
    561
    508
    52
    2013 February
    358
    323
    35
    2013 Janunary
    365
    315
    49


    You can see more data by visiting the Idaho Personal Bankruptcy Filing Statistics page.

    If you have question about filing bankruptcy please visit our Frequently Asked Questions Page or schedule a free consultation with a local attorney.