Real Estate Conveyance Fees
Most fees may be paid by check, money order, or credit card. Payment should be made payable to Neil Kelly, Clerk of the Circuit Court. In some cases, credit card payment is not accepted.
For you convenience we have provided a Deed and Mortgage Fees Calculator below.
|Deed Documentary Stamps:
Rate .70 cents per $100 of consideration or fraction thereof on deed or other instrument conveying an interest in Real Estate. A minimum of .70 cents doc stamps must be affixed to deeds which have a consideration of $100 or less.
|Mortgage Documentary Stamps:
Rate .35 cents per $100 or fraction thereof on promise to pay.
Rate .002 per $1.00 on promise to pay. A nonrecurring tax of 2 mills on the dollar of the just valuation of all notes, bonds, and other obligations for payment of money, which are secured by mortgage, deed of trust, or other lien upon Real Property situated in the state.