How many years after parents die does the property change over to someone else? 2 Answers as of December 29, 2016

I have been paying the taxes on my parents land for the last 13 years.

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The Stutes Law Group, LLC | Ronald E. Stutes
Property doesn't simply "change over" to someone else. A "succession" must be opened in state court to transfer the deceased person's property. You need to contact an attorney to take care of this matter.
Answer Applies to: Louisiana
Replied: 12/29/2016
Attorney At Law | James G. Maguire
To have property ownership changed, a succession proceeding will have to be done in court.
Answer Applies to: Louisiana
Replied: 12/29/2016
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