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The corporation remains liable even though it is dissolved. To the extent assets were distributed to shareholders upon dissolution, then to the extent of those assets distributed the shareholders will be personally liable for the corporate debts but not beyond that. I do not know how long ago you did the work but there may be a statute of limitation issue.
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I don't think I explained the situation very well. There are no shareholders. I am a one-man operation. When you say the shareholders will be "personally liable for debts" do you actually mean me? And if it comes down to me then the corp doesn't really protect me at all, does it?
I had to switch from chat so I could see your answer. Let me clarify as my answer applies whether there are a thousand shareholders or one. Let's suppose when you dissolved the corporation and after paying all debts you had $10,000 which you distributed to your self. That $10,000 is what you are liable for because if the corporation had not dissolved the $10,000 would be available for the corporate debt. So if the claim is for $25,000, you would be personally liable for up to the $10,000 you received from the corporation.