Charge offs and defaulted accounts will generally stay on a CR for seven years from the DLA. It is possible for the creditor to sue for monies owed, and if a judgment is awarded, it will be entered in the public records portion of a CR and will remain for seven years, often longer. A debt could conceivably state on your credit report until it is paid off. Negative entries on your credit must generally be removed after 7 years. Bankruptcies state on your credit for 10 years.
Unpaid debts can remain on an Experian credit report for as long as 10 years, depending on the information. For example, judgments that have not been paid will remain for seven years from the filing date. Unpaid tax liens will remain for as long as 10 years from the filing date.
Unpaid items and negative information stays on your credit report for up to 7 years. Debts such as unpaid taxes or student loans in default will never come off until paid up current or in full. Remember items that are unpaid do not suddenly become unowed after 7 years they just cease to report on your credit bureau.
Unpaid traffic tickets are not reported to the credit bureaus.
Charge offs and most other defaulted debts are expunged (or should be) from a credit report seven years after the DLA.
as long as it remains a part of your credit report, 7 years.
An unpaid tax lien will remain on your credit report for 10 years from the date it's filed. A paid tax lien will remain on your credit report for seven years from its date of filing.
Like other late payments reported to a credit reporting agency, an unpaid medical bill may stay on a credit report for up to seven years.
An unpaid tax lien will stay indefinitely, paid for seven years.
The Fair Credit Reporting Act allows unpaid tax liens to remain indefinitely on your credit report. Paid tax liens may remain for 7 years from the date of payment.
Generally they can pursue/report for 7 yrs on a debt that is unpaid.