On December 4, 2014, a motion for authority to pay claims of taxing authorities was filed in the bankruptcy case of Deb Stores Holding LLC (2014) and its affiliates.
The filing was assigned docket number 5 and is described on the court’s official docket as follows:
Motion to Pay Sales and Use Taxes /Motion Pursuant to Sections 105(a), 507(a)(8), and 541(d) of the Bankruptcy Code for an Order (I) Authorizing the Payment of Prepetition Sales, Use and Franchise Taxes and Similar Taxes and Fees and (II) Authorizing Banks and Other Financial Institutions to Receive, Process, Honor, and Pay Checks Issued and Electronic Payment Requests Made Relating to the Foregoing Filed By Deb Stores Holding LLC (Attachments: # 1 Exhibit A)(Jones, Laura Davis) (Entered: 12/04/2014)
Deb Stores Holding LLC (2014) filed for bankruptcy protection, or had an involuntary bankruptcy petition filed against it, on December 4, 2014. The bankruptcy case is pending before the United States Bankruptcy Court for the District of Delaware. The case number for the lead bankruptcy case is 14-12676. The bankruptcy case is currently assigned to United States Bankruptcy Judge Mary Walrath. The law firm of Pachulski Stang Ziehl & Jones LLP is acting as lead bankruptcy counsel to Deb Stores Holding LLC (2014) in the bankruptcy case.