answersLogoWhite

0


Best Answer

Both spouses are responsible for the DEBT represented by the lien, but the lien can only attach to the interest of whoever is actually on title to the property.

User Avatar

Wiki User

โˆ™ 2005-09-10 17:30:08
This answer is:
๐Ÿ™
0
๐Ÿคจ
0
๐Ÿ˜ฎ
0
User Avatar

Add your answer:

Earn +20 pts
Q: Are both spouses responsible for a government lien on a house if only one of their names is on the house?
Write your answer...
Submit
Related questions

Can a lien be put on your spouses home if your names not on the mortgage?

Yes.


What were Thomas Edisons spouses names?

Mina Miller and Mary Stilwell


What is the government in Sydney Australia?

State Government of New South Wales. Federal Government is in Canberra (Australian Capital Territory). Queensland, (unlike the rest of the Australian States) only has One House of Government (Lower House). The rest has Two (Upper and Lower House), By different names in each state.


Who has to leave the house when a legal separation is taking place and who is responsible for paying the mortgage?

You can be separated and still live in the same house. No one has to move.The mortgage payment is made by the person whos name is on the mortgage. If it is in both names you are both responsible.


Can a spouse open mail if both spouses names are on the mailing?

Of course. It's addressed to you.


What are the two names of the houses of government in the US?

The two houses of the US legislature are the House of Representatives and the Senate.


What are the names of North Carolina's two house government?

The North Carolina General Assembly with a 50 member Senate and a 120 member House of Representatives.


If spouse incarcerated and you want a divorce you were buying a house but the loan is not in your name but your name is on the title are you responsible for the house?

yes you are responsible for the payments because you are married it is a marital asset being bought after you were married so in a legal sense its in both your names regardless of the way its titled


What happens if you sign off on a house during a divorce and your ex cannot refiance Does giving him the house mean he is responsible for the mortgage payments.?

As long as the loan remains in joint names, both parties would probably still be considered responsible for the repayments by the credit provider. Which means that, from a credit reporting point of view, both spouses could still be held liable for defaulted payments etc, even in cases where there's a family court order or something in place. At least, that's in Australia, it may be different in other parts of the world.


What was the names of the spouses of Galileo Galilei?

Galileo never married. He had 3 illegitimate children by the same woman.


Who regulates domain names?

ICANN is responsible for the regulation of domain names.


What is another name given for a legislative assembly?

Two other names for the legislative assembly is the lower house or the seat of government


What are the names of the United States two houses of government?

The two houses of legislature in Congress are called the House of Representatives and the Senate.


Did Michael Faraday have any spouses or family members if he did what are their names?

yes and one was michaela [makayla] carmichael [carmikle]


What is the branch of federal government?

In the United States there are two political bodies that are the legislative branch of the Federal Government. They are as a whole referred to as "Congress", however, the specific names are the House of Representatives and the Senate.


What can happen if you sign spouses name to a car title if the title has both of your names on it?

you can be prosecuted for forgery or worse attempted theft


What is legislative branch of the federal government?

In the United States there are two political bodies that are the legislative branch of the Federal Government. They are as a whole referred to as "Congress", however, the specific names are the House of Representatives and the Senate.


Domain names used by the US Government end?

Domain names used by the government have extension .gov


What are the names of the muscles responsible for chewing?

jaw and teeth


Will the house go into probate if one spouse dies and both names are on it with a mortgage?

It will not go into probate if the house was purchased by them as husband and wife as tenants by the entirety or as joint tenants. Both spouses own whole interest together so that when one person dies the survivor becomes the sole owner. The deed does not even have to be changed.


Does a spouse have the right to money received from a home equity loan if the loan is in the other spouses name but the deed is in both their names?

Yes they do


House names for a new house?

New dwelling...


What organization is responsible for managing domain names?

ICANN - Internet Corporation for Assigned Names and Numbers


In Georgia if a spouse dies and leaves bills in their name is the surviving spouse responsible for those bills?

If a spouse dies without a will and no funds, any bill in his name alone is not payable. If the debt has both names,eg a credit card with both names) yes you are responsible.If a will is left and there outstanding debts, these must be paid from the proceeds of the will.--- A: Even in community property states, debt may be incurred by either or both parties seperately. If the bills are in the deceased spouse's name alone, then no -- there is no transmission of debt. If the bills are in the name of both spouses, then the surviving spouse is responsible for the debt. Questions that are more difficult apply when there's equity in the estate of the deceased spouse, such as a jointly owned house with a mortgage. This may vary from state to state, and should be answered by an attorney.


Who is responsible for giving hurricanes their names?

The National Hurricane Center names tropical storms as the develop according to a predetermined list of names.