1 person household: $41,065.00
2 person household: $ 50,711.00
3 person household: $53,820.00
4 person household: $63,937.00
more than 4 people in your household: Add $7,500.00 per person
What this means: If you live by yourself and you earn less than $41,065.00 per year, you are eligible to file Chapter 7 bankruptcy without filling out the means testing form. If you earn more than $41,065.00 per year and want to file chapter 7 bankruptcy, you must fill out the means test form. The results of the means test determine whether or not you are eligible to file chapter 7.