Bankruptcy Allowable Living Expenses
(Cases Filed Between November 1, 2015 and March 31, 2016, Inclusive)

Local Housing and Utilities Standards*

Massachusetts

 

  Family Size and Expense Type
1 Person 2 People 3 People 4 People 5 or More People
County FIPS Code Non-
Mortgage
Mortgage/
Rent
Non-
Mortgage
Mortgage/
Rent
Non-
Mortgage
Mortgage/
Rent
Non-
Mortgage
Mortgage/
Rent
Non-
Mortgage
Mortgage/
Rent
Barnstable County25001$492$1,349$578$1,585$609$1,670$679$1,862$690$1,892
Berkshire County25003$471$962$553$1,130$583$1,190$650$1,327$661$1,348
Bristol County25005$499$1,325$586$1,557$618$1,640$689$1,829$700$1,858
Dukes County25007$503$1,780$590$2,091$622$2,203$694$2,456$705$2,496
Essex County25009$514$1,580$604$1,856$636$1,956$709$2,181$721$2,216
Franklin County25011$457$1,048$537$1,230$566$1,296$631$1,445$641$1,469
Hampden County25013$477$1,064$560$1,250$590$1,317$658$1,468$668$1,493
Hampshire County25015$465$1,198$546$1,407$575$1,483$642$1,653$652$1,680
Middlesex County25017$518$1,711$608$2,010$641$2,118$714$2,362$726$2,400
Nantucket County25019$706$2,339$829$2,748$874$2,895$974$3,229$990$3,280
Norfolk County25021$541$1,700$636$1,996$670$2,103$747$2,345$759$2,383
Plymouth County25023$519$1,541$610$1,810$643$1,907$717$2,126$728$2,161
Suffolk County25025$556$1,589$653$1,867$688$1,967$767$2,193$780$2,228
Worcester County25027$498$1,339$585$1,573$617$1,657$688$1,848$699$1,877

 

* Note: The IRS expense figures posted on this Web site are for use in completing bankruptcy forms. They are not for use in computing taxes or for any other tax administration purpose. Expense information for tax purposes can be found on the IRS Web site.

 

Friday, April 11, 2014 10:31 AM