Legal Question in Wills and Trusts in Arkansas

Am I responsible for my dead parent's debts?

My parents died over a year ago; they left no estate. I am being dunned by a creditor. Am I legally responsible for their debts?

Asked on 1/21/02, 12:50 pm

1 Answer from Attorneys

Clark Evans Evans Law Firm

Re: Am I responsible for my dead parent's debts?

Creditors would look to the estate or to estate assets for payment. If there were no estate assets, creditors are out of luck.

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Answered on 1/21/02, 1:39 pm


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