How to respond to notice for house tax and water tax dues

I bought a house in Gomti nagar, Lucknow in Dec'16. When asked for house tax and water tax receipts, the seller produces asssessment of house tax from 2016-17. the bank okayed the loan and we did registry of the house and got possession in Dec'16. Now we are receiving notices for house tax and water tax dues for the period from year 2010 to 2016. what should we do?

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If it is mentioned in the sale deed that House tax and water tax before the execution of sale deed will be paid by seller, than you can claim the pending dues of house tax and water tax from the seller.

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