JTWRS

AcronymDefinition
JTWRSJoint Tenancy With Right of Survivorship
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If it is JTWRS, then only the decedent's half gets stepped up in the hands of the survivor, unless both halves would be included in the estate of the deceased.
Some say that if the deed says JTWRS, you're pretty well stuck with it--but it's not that simple.
It is essential that, if it's JTWRS, someone has to analyze whether, why and how the joint tenancy property really is community property.