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How Some State Tax Lien Laws are Changing

By: Despina Shields, COGENCY GLOBAL INC. on Thu, Jun 14, 2018

A few U.S. states are moving toward centralized, electronic state tax lien filing systems, which could have a significant impact on due diligence search processes.

But will the changes stick?

Recently, two states implemented state tax lien law changes but are either rolling back—or considering rolling back—those revisions:

Other states that have considered changes include:

  • Kansas
  • Vermont
  • Mississippi
  • South Carolina

Are you a due diligence professional? Where do you see state tax lien laws heading in the near future?

Topics: Article 9 Filing, Searching and Due Diligence, UCC