tax deed
tax deed see deed

Merriam-Webster’s Dictionary of Law. . 1996.

tax deed
Relevant only for a share purchase. Can be separate document or part of the acquisition agreement. Its main purpose is to protect the buyer against tax liabilities of the target company that relate to events arising on or before completion.

Practical Law Dictionary. Glossary of UK, US and international legal terms. . 2010.


tax deed
A written instrument that provides proof of ownership of real property purchased from the government at a tax sale, conducted after the property has been taken from its owner by the government and sold for delinquent taxes.

Dictionary from West's Encyclopedia of American Law. 2005.


tax deed
A written instrument that provides proof of ownership of real property purchased from the government at a tax sale, conducted after the property has been taken from its owner by the government and sold for delinquent taxes.

Short Dictionary of (mostly American) Legal Terms and Abbreviations.

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