Jun 13, · The U.S. District and Bankruptcy Court, District of Idaho is part of the 9th Circuit and serves the entire state of Idaho. The most expensive part of filing bankruptcy in Idaho is typically lawyer's fees with the court filing fee being a close second. If your you income is below a certain threshold which makes paying the court filing fee impossible, you can file a Chapter 7 bankruptcy in Idaho for free with no (or a free) lawyer and by asking the court to waive your court filing fee. About Bankruptcy Filing bankruptcy can help a person by discarding debt or making a plan to repay debts. A bankruptcy case normally begins when the debtor files a petition with the bankruptcy court. A petition may be filed by an individual, by spouses together, or by a corporation or other entity. All bankruptcy cases are handled in federal courts under rules outlined in the U.S. Bankruptcy Code.