In re Bryant

Pre 2005-Act: 
Pre 2005-Act
Ruling: 
Discharge did not preclude IRS from offsetting prepetition refund with prepetition liability.
Procedural posture: 
A debtor filed for relief under chapter 7 and received a discharge. The debtor filed a motion for relief from a post-discharge offset sought by the Internal Revenue Service (IRS). The debtor claimed that his discharge precluded the IRS from offsetting a prepetition refund with a prepetition liability.
Issue: 
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Consumer case opionion summary, case decided on January 13,2009, LexisNexis #0209-098