According to the article 1040 of the Civil Code of the RK, the inheritance includes property belonging to the testator, as well as rights and obligations, the existence of which does not cease with his death. The heirs do NOT pay for the deceased relative:
- damage for injury to life and health of third parties
Otherwise, heirs are liable for the debts of the testator. They include:
- contracts on purchase of any property
- other debts
This includes the principal amount, as well as interest, penalties and fines accrued on the date of death of the testator.