In re David and Joni R. Saffrin, 07 B 8536
Issued On: December 21, 2007
Issued By: A. Benjamin Goldgar
Ch. 13 T(ee): Glen Stearns
Summary: Debtors, the proud parents of a college student, argue that paying for their daughter’s education is a necessary expense related to their family’s health and welfare, and as such should be deducted from the calculation of available discretionary income that must be paid over to the Trustee in order for their Chapter 13 plan to be confirmed. Judge Goldgar disagrees, proving once again that resistance is futile.
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