Filing a bankruptcy case can be an outstanding solution to tax debt problems. Most tax professionals and even many bankruptcy attorneys have a surprising lack of knowledge or experience in this area. We have had many taxpayers tell us that their former tax representative told them that income taxes were never dischargeable in bankruptcy. This is completely wrong. Although the bankruptcy laws are complex, and the proper timing of a case is crucial to a successful case, income taxes can be discharged in bankruptcy. Click on the type of bankruptcy below for more information.