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45) From this history, the early modern concept of tenancy by the entirety developed, requiring the four unities of joint tenancy, as well as a legal marriage between the tenants.
They argue that the husband and wife no longer hold a unified title to the estate as a whole, and the tenancy by the entirety is destroyed.
of the tenancy by the entirety, at least as interpreted by some states,
In addition to the state law exemptions a debtor may claim under section 522(b)(2) of the Bankruptcy Code, the debtor may also claim real property held as a tenancy by the entirety as exempt pursuant to section 522(b)(3)(B).
noting that tenancy by the entirety has been abolished in California,
By law, tenancy by the entirety can exist only between married persons.
tenancy by the entirety ownership of a personal residence - the rule applicable to unilaterally severable interests should apply to interests that are not unilaterally severable.
The second way to avoid probate is by having property held in joint tenancy or tenancy by the entirety.
It was questionable at common law whether a joint tenancy with right of survivorship or a tenancy by the entirety could be created by a conveyance from the owner to the owner and another.
Conversely, a disclaimer of a survivorship interest in a tenancy by the entirety filed after death will not be qualified under applicable state law because the survivor is treated as acquiring the survivorship interest at the time the property was acquired and placed in the tenancy by the entirety, rather than at the death of the first tenant, (IRS Letter Ruling 9427003).
As a general rule, tenancy by the entirety is limited to joint ownership of property by husband and wife and, in many states, only to their ownership of real property.