Asked in Landlord - Tenant for Tennessee

Q: If you are renting can a landlord make you pay land taxes in the state of Tennessee?

I have read through all receipts that I have kept and noticed that land taxes were attributed to it is this legal.

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Anthony M. Avery
Anthony M. Avery
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  • Landlord Tenant Lawyer
  • Knoxville, TN
  • Licensed in Tennessee

A: Your Lease may require your payment of taxes. Read the Contract. If it is not there, you might talk to him about it, but I doubt he will lower your Rent. Or he may file a Detainer.

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