The Median Family Income for Massachusetts as of March 15, 2010 is as follows:
Family size 1: $53,315 per year
Family size 2: $69,204 per year
Family size 3: $82,297 per year
Family size 4: $99,293 per year
add an additional $6,900 per year for each additional household member, up until April 1, 2009. For cases filed after April 1, 2009 add an additional $7,500 for each additional household member.
Under Part (a) of the Chapter 7 means test, if your income is greater than the median income for your state of residence and family size, then there is a presumption that you qualify for bankruptcy relief under chapter 7.
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Please note that these figures are subject to change and you should consult with an attorney for the current figures.