Austin, TX asked in Tax Law for Texas

Q: How to give up title to property in texas

I own worthless property in Texas and would like to give up title and avoid property taxes

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  • Tax Law Lawyer
  • Santa Ana, CA

A: It should be by deed. Signing the deed over. In some cases however the receiver/grantee may not want to receive the deed that way. Or you can just abandon the property and likely the tax stays with the property and is not transferred to you. You should check with the tax collector to make sure the tax doesn't transfer to you personally.

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