Welcome to Chicago
  WARNING: The trustee’s office will NEVER
call you REQUESTING personal information
or DEMANDING you to make a payment.
All of our correspondence will be done
through US Mail or via electronic means such
as e-mail.
If you receive a suspicious telephone call
or e-mail, you should contact your attorney
Office Hours:    9:00am to 4:00pm
Correspondence    55 East Monroe St., Suite 3850
Address:    Chicago, IL   60603
Payment    Thomas H. Hooper, Trustee
Address:    P.O. Box 588
     Memphis, TN 38101-0588
Phone Number:    (312) 294-5900
 Fax Number:    (312) 341-7168
Attorney Email: Staff Attorneys are currently assigned
to the following judges:
  Judge Cassling
Ben Kahn
  Judge Doyle
Leodis McCray
  Judge Cox
Mark Wheeler
  Please listen carefully as our menu options have recently changed. Please call 312-294-5900 if you need to speak directly to any staff attorney.
  Filing Instructions
PLEASE NOTE: Beginning 9/1/2019, we will no longer accept taxes and related items via email. All documents submitted to the Trustee will need to be submitted via our portal. To access the portal, you will need a login and password which can be requested by sending an email to . You will receive a confirmation email which includes a link to the portal.

If you are a debtor attorney requesting a login, please include the law firm’s name and one of your case number when making your request. If you are a Pro-Se debtor requesting a login, please include your case number and state that you are representing yourself. Debtors, please submit your documents to your attorney.

Please note that the Trustee will only accept the following documents via the portal:
(Tap Here to view instructions for Tax Uploads)
  • 341 Pre Confirmation Taxes (combine taxes)
  • Pay Stubs
  • DSO Declaration
  • Post Confirmation Annual Taxes

Questions or concerns for the Trustee can be e-mailed to:

(No Attachments Please)

  Tax Return Language
Effective with all cases filed on or after February 1, 2021, the Trustee will require all plans to use the Preferred Part 8 Language which became effective on May 1, 2017.



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Beginning December 5, 2021 the ePay website URL will change.

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