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However, it was not until the 18th century that tenancy by the entirety was actually described as a property interest in the ninth edition of William Blackstone's Commentaries on the Laws of England, in which he states:
Any real property, or any beneficial interest in a land trust, or any interest in real property held in a revocable inter vivos trust or revocable inter vivos trusts created for estate planning purposes, held in tenancy by the entirety shall not be liable to be sold upon judgment entered on or after October 1, 1990 against only one of the tenants, except if the property was transferred into tenancy by the entirety with the sole intent to avoid the payment of debts existing at the time of the transfer beyond the transferor's ability to pay those debts as they become due.
18) While not all of the cases directly address whether a married debtor exempting real property under tenancy by the entirety can also claim the additional $4,000 wildcard exemption, the analyses they contain are germane to the issue.
as to the types of assets that may be held in tenancy by the entirety,
By law, tenancy by the entirety can exist only between married persons.
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.
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.
Some states provide that tenancy by the entirety property is immune from creditors of a husband or wife (but not of both).
5) Florida, like Michigan, characterizes tenancy by the entirety ownership as creating no individual rights whatsoever, but each owner "is vested with an entire title.
6321 on "all property and rights to property" of a delinquent taxpayer attaches to the taxpayer's rights in property held as a tenancy by the entirety (TE), even though Michigan law insulates such property from the claims of creditors of only one spouse.