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Property Taxes / Changes in Ownership

Monday, December 17, 2018  
Posted by: Heather Starkey
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Durante v. County of Santa Clara
Cal.App. 6th Dist. (H041620) 11/30/18

Plaintiff and her sister each owned a 50% interest in residential property they inherited from their mother. Plaintiff's sister conveyed a life estate in her 50% interest to plaintiff. The court held that the transfer of the life estate was a change in ownership under Revenue and Taxation Code Section 60, and the County properly reassessed the property.

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