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Indiana - Adams County Affidavit of Surviving Joint Tenant Forms

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Affidavit of Surviving Joint Tenant
State
Indiana
Area
Adams County
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Included Forms

All Adams County specific forms and documents listed below are included in your immediate download package:


Adams County Affidavit of Surviving Joint Tenant Form Page 1

Affidavit of Surviving Joint Tenant Form - Adams County

Fill in the blank form formatted to comply with all recording and content requirements.
Included document last updated 5/19/2022

Adams County Affidavit of Surviving Joint Tenant Guide Page 1

Affidavit of Surviving Joint Tenant Guide - Adams County

Line by line guide explaining every blank on the form.
Included document last updated 4/20/2022

Adams County Completed Example of the Affidavit of Surviving Joint Tenant Document Page 1

Completed Example of the Affidavit of Surviving Joint Tenant Document - Adams County

Example of a properly completed form for reference.
Included document last updated 8/10/2022

Included Supplemental Documents

The Following Indiana and Adams County supplemental forms are included as a courtesy with your order.


Sales Disclosure Form (Indiana Document)


Sale Disclosure Instructions (Indiana Document)


Indiana Property Tax Benefits (Indiana Document)


Certificate of Acknowledgment - Individual (Indiana Document)


Certificate of Acknowledgment - Representative (Indiana Document)


Jurat (Indiana Document)


Frequently Asked Questions (Indiana Document)


Homestead Claim Form for Standard Homestead Deduction (Indiana Document)


Indiana Auditors Contact Information (Indiana Document)


Over 65 Deduction (Indiana Document)


Frequently Asked Questions:

  • How long does it take to get my forms?
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  • What are supplemental forms?
    • Often when a deed is recorded additional documents are required by the state or local jurisdiction. These could be tax related, informational, or even as simple as a coversheet. Supplemental forms are provided for free with your order where available.
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  • What type of files are the forms?
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  • Can the forms be re-used?
    • Yes. You can re-use the forms for your personal use. For example, if you have more than one property in a given county that you need to transfer you would only need to order our forms once for all of your properties in that county.
  • Are these forms guaranteed to be recordable in Adams County ?
    • Yes. Our form blanks are guaranteed to meet or exceed all formatting requirements set forth by Adams County including margin requirements, content requirements, font and font size requirements.
  • Do I have to enter all of my property information online?
    • No. The blank forms are downloaded to your computer and you fill them out there, at your convenience.
  • Can I save the completed form, email it to someone?
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  • Are there any recurring fees involved?
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Areas covered by these Affidavit of Surviving Joint Tenant Forms:

  • Adams County

Including:

  • Berne
  • Decatur
  • Geneva
  • Linn Grove
  • Monroe
  • Pleasant Mills
  • Preble

What is the Indiana Affidavit of Surviving Joint Tenant?

Use this instrument to formalize the acceptance of ownership rights conveyed when another joint tenant dies. Complete and sign the affidavit and submit it, along with a certified copy of the decedent's death certificate, to the recorder for the county where the real estate is located.

Holding title to real property in a survivorship tenancy is a convenient way to transfer ownership in land without probate. The Indiana Revised Code specifies the rules for co-ownership of real property in IC 32-17-2-1. This statute explains that two or more people who are not married to each other may own real estate as joint tenants with rights of survivorship as long as this intent is clearly stated in the text of the deed conveying title to them.

In order to gain full ownership, the surviving joint tenant need only submit a completed affidavit of surviving joint tenant, along with an official copy of the death certificate of the other owner, to the recorder for the county where the land is located.

This does not, however, remove the deceased's name from the deed. To accomplish that, the surviving tenant must execute and record a new deed from the original joint tenants to the remaining tenant only. After completing this final step, the public record and current deed will contain the most up-to-date information.

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The documents you receive here will meet, or exceed, the Adams County recording requirements for formatting. If there's an issue caused by our formatting, we'll make it right and refund your payment.

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