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My husband is recently deceased. Our house was in both

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My husband is recently deceased. Our house was in both names.. I just found out that my husband owes a huge amount of back taxes. Am I responsible for his back taxes( we each filed our own income tax returns) Can revenue canada make me sell my home?
How do I deal with Taxation Dept?
Submitted: 1 year ago.
Category: Canada Law
Expert:  Debra replied 1 year ago.

I am sorry for your loss.

Are you the executor of the will?

Are there enough assets in his estate to pay off all of the taxes?

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