Zillow Advice: Home Buying - Delinquent Property Taxes http://www.zillow.com/advice-thread/Delinquent-Property-Taxes/409897/ Zillow Advice | Zillow Real Estate If you are going through ... http://www.zillow.com/advice-thread/Delinquent-Property-Taxes/409897/ If you are going through the regular channel of closing with a title company, then yes, they will make sure that you are receiving a clear title free of any liens. They will deduct the unpaid taxes from the sellers proceeds.<br/>However, if you are going through this without a title company involved then you need to do your due diligence.<br/><br/>The only way to become delinquent on taxes is not to pay them on time.<br/><br/> Mon, 01 Aug 2011 21:38:00 GMT http://www.zillow.com/advice-thread/Delinquent-Property-Taxes/409897/ 2011-08-01T21:38:00Z