Residence worth $ 500,000
either owned or leased and $ 200 rent per month
for the homestead occupied by debtor or his/her dependent.
Regular house hold furniture of worth $ 3,000
Tools and implements required for carrying on trade or business up to worth $ 500
and another $ 500 for materials used in trade or business.
Bible and Books
Up to the extent of $ 200
An amount not exceeding $ 125 for each week
Wages of the seamen are exempted to 100 %.
Up to $ 300
for family requirements.
Auto exemption is there for $ 700
For fishermen fishing tools are exempted up to the extent of $ 500
to the fishermen only.
One sewing machine is exempted not exceeding $ 200
Disability insurance payments are exempted up to the extent of $ 400
Pension Benefits up to the extent of $ 100
Cash in accounts up to the extent of $ 500
Share in co-operative associations up to the extent of $ 100
in value in total.
Total or Absolute Exemptions for
- Specific partnership interest.
- Unemployment and Workmen's benefits.
- Public employee's benefits.
- Public assistance benefits.
- Military uniforms and accessories are exempted for the militia personnel.
- Group annuity benefits.
- Group insurance benefits.
- Veteran's benefits.
- Relocation payments.
- Payroll account funds.
- Burial plots.
Court's AddressThomas O'Neill Federal Building10 Causeway Street, Boston,
Court's Phone Number 617-565-8950
Court's Email Address email@example.com
Court's Hours Monday - Friday (830am - 500pm)
Court Locations Boston, Hyannis, Springfield, Worcester
Jurisdictional Counties All
JudgesHon. Joan N. Feeney (Chief Judge)1101 O'Neill Federal Bldg. 10 Causeway St. Boston, MA 02222-1074(617) 565-6067Hon. Robert Somma1101 O'Neill Federal Bldg.10 Causeway St. Boston, MA 02222-1074(617) 565-5280Hon. William C. Hillman1101 O'Neill Federal Bldg. 10 Causeway St. Boston, MA 02222-1074(617) 565-6073Hon. Henry J. BoroffDonohue Federal Building 595 Main St. Worcester, MA 01608-2076(508) 770-8936Hon. Joel B. RosenthalDonohue Federal Building 595 Main St. Worcester, MA 01608-2076(508) 770-8927