I went and put the house my farther gave me into my name and the property taxes went up?
Estate Planning Attorney
There is a special form you need to file with the County Assessor's office. Either go there in person or phone them and ask how you can get a "Proposition 58 - Parent-Child Reassessment Exclusion Form". That is the way you claim your exclusion.
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