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I got a notice after 7 yrs the bill is actually 10 yrs old

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I got a notice after 7 yrs the bill is actually 10 yrs old I believed it was taken care of its a n old dentist bill am I obligated to pay
Submitted: 5 years ago.
Category: Legal
Expert:  Ellen replied 5 years ago.

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*Due to rules of your state bar or mine, nothing herein is intended as legal advice, only intended as general information to better help yourself.*

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So sorry to hear of this dilemma. If my answer is not clear to you, please ask me for clarification by using the reply button.

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The statute of limitations in Washington State is 6 years. Therefore if suit has not been filed within 6 years of your last payment of the bill, you may have any collection action dismissed based upon the expiration of the statute of limitations

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