When to File the Debtor’s Certification of Completion of Postpetition Instructional Course Concerning Personal Financial Management

Official Form 423 should be completed and filed only if the financial provider has not already notified the Court of the debtor’s completion of the course by filing the certificate. For chapter 7 filings, this form and/or the certificate must be filed within 60 days after the first date set for the meeting of creditors. Additionally, a separate form is required for each debtor.

The event code to file this document is located under: Bankruptcy -> BK – Other -> Certification about a Financial Management Course for Debtor 1 (Official Form 423) Bankruptcy -> BK – Other -> Certification about a Financial Management Course for Debtor 2 (Official Form 423)

If this form is not filed within the allotted time period, the clerk will be required to notify the debtor that the case will be closed without entry of a discharge.