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Statutes of Limitations

If a person have had a tax lien on them since 1994 what is the statute of limitations for it now 2009?


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January 31, 2009 4:51PM

There is no SOL on a lien. They do generally have a 20 year time frame, after which it expires, BUT it can easily and virtually is automatically, renewed for another 20 years. The lien isn't the debt. It is just a legal notice securing the lien. The debt would remain in any case.