If a child dies do you have to pay arrears for child support?

Answer yes

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What happens to child support arrears if custodial parent dies?

You need to consult with an attorney. The laws very from state to state and there is likely recent case law. The debt may be owed to the decedent's estate. The estate may be able to recoup the arre... Read More »

Can child support orders be file for back child support after the child dies?

Can child support arrears be reduced?

They can, if you have a persuasive reason such as being unable to pay. If you declare bankruptcy, then you won't have to pay anything, since no debts are collectible from a bankrupt person.

Can you stop child support arrears in Missouri?

Only with the agreement of the court and the obligee (and, if the child received public assistance, the State).