In an appeal from the Bankruptcy Court's refusal to approve Debtor's Chapter 13 plan, the Bankruptcy Court's order is affirmed, where an above-median income debtor seeking bankruptcy relief under Chapter 13 may not deduct from his projected disposable income a vehicle "ownership cost" for a vehicle he owns free and clear.
Argued and Submitted June 9, 2009
Filed August 14, 2009
Opinion by Judge Trott
Christopher P. Burke, Chris P. Burke & Associates, Las Vegas, NV
William Andrew McNeal, Becket & Lee LLP, Malvern, PA