Are adult children responsible for paying deceased parents real estate taxes?
No, the estate is responsible for the medical bills of the deceased. Only after they are resolved can the estate be closed any remainder distributed.
The taxes of a deceased person would be the responsibility of that person's estate. If the children are the administrators/executors of the the estate, then they would be responsible for filing the taxes on behalf of the deceased; but the payment would come out of estate funds, not from the children personally.
Are surviving children in Pennsylvania responsible for paying the mortgage debt of deceased parents?
Children are not responsible for their parents debts unless the co-signed for them. One of the primary reasons someone should open an estate is to resolve debts. The estate has to pay off the debts. If the estate cannot do so, they distribute as best they can. If the court approves the distribution, the debts are ended.
No. The age of the children is not relevant unless they are adults who entered into a financial agreement with the parents. For example joint holders of a credit card account. The estate of deceased person(s) is responsible for paying any debts in the manner prescribed by the probate laws of the state where the person lived at the time of their death.
If your parent/s have an 'estate' or insurance policies...any source of income that is available, the outstanding bills can request payment from the estate after funeral is paid for. If there is no estate (no money), you must write to each creditor to inform them there is no estate and no money to pay lenders (bills). Children are not responsible for parents debt (unless your name is on the account also).
The estate of the deceased is...of course that may essentially be simply a reduction of what the children would get. But the tax does not go away..the property owes it and if it must be sold to collect it, by the estate (or the tax jurisdcition), it has to be, before clear title can go to anyone else.
What are adult children responsible for paying from a deceased parent with no Will or estate but multiple medical bills?
Are the surviving children responsible for paying off their own debt backed by the estate of the deceased?
The estate is responsible for paying off the bills of the deceased, first and foremost. Surviving children should not have access to the funds until the estate is settled. If the children are minors, the court will appoint a guardian and will usually advance living expenses to insure they aren't without money and a place to live.
In the state of Florida are children responsible for the medical bills or a deceased parent when there is not money or an estate?
No, they are not responsible unless they guaranteed the debt. One of the primary reasons someone should open an estate is to resolve such debts. The estate has to pay off the debts. If the estate cannot do so, they distribute as best they can. If the court approves the distribution, the debts are ended.