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What happens if the deceased has an outstanding IRS debt for unpaid back taxes?

An executor is not personally responsible for the deceased's debt, so your neice will …

FreeAdvice Contributing Attorney answered 2 days ago

Is a wife liable for her deceased husband's credit cards that were not in her name?

If you have always resided in KS or another non-community property state, then you …

FreeAdvice Contributing Attorney answered 21 days ago

What bills/expenses in my father's name can my mother not take on liability for?

It depends on whether the vehicle was paid off or not. If it had …

FreeAdvice Contributing Attorney answered 22 days ago

How to know if my dad had a Will?

Bring an action in chancery court (a part or division of county court) seeking …

FreeAdvice Contributing Attorney answered 6 months ago

My father has passed without any property or will and have 2 checks. Can I cash them.

No, you may not: you are neither your father nor are you his estate. …

FreeAdvice Contributing Attorney answered 6 months ago