News & Announcements

Office Closure for Memorial Day Holiday

The Office of the Chapter 13 Trustee – Tammy L. Terry will be closed on Monday, May 27, in observance of the Memorial Day Holiday. The office plans to reopen on Tuesday, May 28, 2024, at 8:00 am.

TFS BillPay and the Consumer Bankruptcy Association – FREE Educational Event

TFS BillPay and the Consumer Bankruptcy Association will be co-sponsoring a FREE educational session with food and refreshments. MAY 16TH, 2024 At 4:30 PM WESTIN HOTEL - SOUTHFIELD 1500 TOWN CENTER SOUTHFIELD, MI 48075 The event will be run along with Trustee Ruskin,...

Availability of Plan Calc 1 on NDC.org and Phase out of 13network.com

On March 1, 2024, the Office of the Chapter 13 Trustee Tammy L. Terry ended support for Plan Calc 1 on the 13Network.com, which will ultimately lead to a complete phase out of the 13Network.com.  As of today, Plan Calc 1 is available on the National Data Center. ...

New Zoom 341 Process

Please CLICK HERE to view a memo on the new Zoom 341 process.  More updates to our 341 procedures will be posted as we gain experience with the system.  We ask that you have patience with us during the transition and that you help us with the change by...

Debtor’s Identity and Social Security Number Required within 14 days before the scheduled §341 hearing

There is a new Requirement to Submit Proof of the Debtor’s Social Security Number and Government issued photo ID 14 days in advance of the 341 hearing date. Please upload the “identification” documents as a single PDF document on a single page; even for a...

USING ZOOM For 341 Hearings For Chapter 13 Trustee, Tammy L Terry

REVISED ZOOM 341 PROCEDURES FOR TRUSTEE TERRY ASSIGNED CASES The United States Trustee has initiated a new process for conducting 341 Meeting of Creditors. The Eastern District of Michigan is scheduled to use this new Zoom process starting Tuesday, October 10th to...

Use BKDOCS.US to Send ALL Documents to the Trustee’s Office

Our office does NOT accept ANY Chapter 13 related documents sent directly to the staff’s work email addresses. ALL Case related documents must be uploaded via the Bankruptcy Documents website at www.bkdocs.us  Please create a free document submission account at...

Beware of SCAMS regarding your Plan Payments

Attention debtors: The trustee's office will NEVER text you, call you, or email you asking that you send gift cards to catch up on payment delinquency. This is a scam. The scammers are trying to steal money from you. Ignore the requests, no matter how legitimate they...

BKDocs.us Best Practices when Sending Support Documents

TIPS and guidelines to avoid delays and problems when sending Chapter 13 support documents to the Trustee.

Joint Trustees Message Regarding Hyperlinks in Document for Filing with Bankruptcy Court

Pursuant to ECF Procedure 8 - Filing Format Requirements (b) Hyperlinks, the Court is now striking pleadings that contain a hyperlink. We have found that PDF programs like Acrobat automatically create a hyperlink when a URL is detected.  The standard stipulations...

Debtor Notice

The National Data Center website provides you with the latest case information for your Chapter 13 payment plan. Monitor the progress you are making to financial recovery. Debtors Register Here!

TFS Online Payment Information

The Office Chapter 13 Trustee Tammy L. Terry is pleased to announce that we are now accepting online payments from TFS Bill Pay.

Information about this service is available here.

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