The Tennessee affidavit of inheritance for vehicles will be filed with the Department of Motor Vehicles (DMV) to transfer the title of cars, trucks, RVs, and other motor vehicles in the name of the successor or successors. Creditors may also file this affidavit to collect on debts owed by the decedent, as long as the creditor has evidence of those debts. The total value of the motor vehicles may not exceed $25,000. This affidavit of inheritance is governed under Tenn. Code Ann. §§ 30-4-102 and following.