Tax Law (Questions About Taxes)/property taxes


I am being told by the tax office that no documentation is needed to place a name on property for collectable taxes.  I am purchasing a mobile home, by owner finance,and just received a tax bill.  I do not own the land I am renting a space and the mobile home is not in my name.  So my question is can anyone tell the tax office I am purchasing the mobile home and the taxes automatically be placed in my name?

Depending upon local rules

You do owe tax when you buy it I the property (home) not land

Likely also owe the land owner for the portion of tax you owe

If you own it you owe tax

What am I missing - it seems pretty simple.  Even if the seller is holding a note, you own it.

How do you buy a home and not put in your name ?

Who's name is it in?

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