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Well i have been paying taxes on a lot the owner passed away

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well i have been paying taxes on a lot the owner passed away before we could transfer the property to me i am on record as having paid taxes on said property since 2008 how do i remove his name from the deed
JA: What state are you in? It matters because laws vary by location.
Customer: texas
JA: Has anything been filed or reported?
Customer: i am on the tax record
JA: Anything else you want the lawyer to know before I connect you?
Customer: we had a contract but a home fire destroyed it
Submitted: 8 months ago.
Category: Legal
Expert:  Loren replied 8 months ago.

Good afternoon. I am Loren, a licensed attorney, and I look forward to assisting you.

Was anything recorded regarding your rights in the property?

Is there anyone holding a copy of the contract? Was it drafted by an attorney?