Can a property from an estate, that it is still involved in a probate appeal, be foreclosed for taxes unpaid for less than two years? (The taxes weren't paid starting only six months before the decedent passed away.)
You'll need to check with your local attorney on this. Whether or not the foreclosure is proper will be a function of state law but it would not be unusual for a property with delinquent debt or taxes to be foreclosed on even if it was in probate appeal.
Evan A. Nielsen is licensed to practice law in California and handles federal tax matters throughout the U.S. The information provided here is for educational purposes only and is not intended as legal advice for a particular matter. This response does not create any attorney-client relationship with the author. For specific advice about your particular situation, please consult an attorney.
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The fact that the estate is involved in a probate appeal has no impact on a pending tax foreclosure.
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