The court does not require any additional copies (just the original) of a petition filed with the court. However, you are encouraged to keep a copy for your records. If you wish to retain a copy of the petition, stamped with the date of filing for your records, you must provide an additional copy, as well as a self-addressed envelope with adequate postage if you are filing by mail.
Clerk’s Office address:
U.S. Bankruptcy Court
400 North Main Street 2nd Floor
Butte, MT 59701
Filers may drop off their fillings at federal courthouses in the Missoula, Great Falls, and Billings divisions. See Court Locations for Filing.