HOW CHAPTER 12
In a chapter 12 case, to participate in
distributions from the bankruptcy estate, unsecured creditors must
file their claims with the court within 90 days after the first
date set for the meeting of creditors. Fed. R. Bankr. P. 3002(c).
A governmental unit, however, has 180 days from the date the case
is filed file a proof of claim. 11 U.S.C. § 502(b)(9).
After the meeting of creditors, the debtor,
the chapter 12 trustee, and interested creditors will attend a
hearing on confirmation of the debtor’s chapter 12 repayment