SSN PRIVACY ACT
Statement of Social Security Number - Form B21
The 9-digit SSN will be entered in the bankruptcy software and will
transmit privately to the court.
After filing the new petition, submit the text-only, electronic Form B21 as follows:
Form B21 - Statement of Social Security NumberSTEP 1 Click Bankruptcy from the CM/ECF Main Menu
This is a private entry. It will not be visible on the docket. No e-mail will be generated.
STEP 2 Click the Statement of SSN - Form B21 hyperlink.
STEP 3 Type the case number in yy-nnnnn format; click [Next].
STEP 4 Type the debtor(s) 9-digit SSN in the text boxes provided.
Failure to file Form B21 will be considered a deficiency, due within 15 days of the filing.
Other Non-Petition Documents:
The new SSN Privacy Act does not cover Taxpayer Identification Numbers or Employer Identification Numbers. These are to be fully disclosed on the petition and on all other documents filed with the court.