EXCISE TAX CALCULATOR

The excise tax is $4.56 per $1,000.

          Consideration of Deed
                                    

             Total Excise Amount:

 

RECORDING FEES

CASH & CHECK ONLY ACCEPTED FOR RECORDING

If paying by check please make check payable to either: REGISTRY OF DEEDS or COMMONWEALTH OF MASS

The following is a list of fees that are required under Massachusetts General Laws:

DOCUMENT TYPE PRICE *
Declaration of Homestead $ 35.00
Declaration of Trust $ 225.00
Deed $ 125.00
Mortgage $ 175.00
Mortgage Foreclosure Deed & Affidavit $ 125.00
Mortgage Discharge, Release or Partial Release $ 75.00
Municipal Lien Certificate $ 65.00
UCC Documents $ 45.00
Federal Tax Liens (and related documents) $ 5.00
Plans (per sheet) $ 75.00
All other documents $ 75.00

COPY FEES

Certified Copies (per page) $ 1.00
Coin Operated Copy Machines (per page) $ .50
Plan copy per sq.ft. (i.e. a 24 x 36 plan will cost $6.00) $ 1.00
Microfilm copies $ 2.00

FAX FEES

Fax Local $1.00 per page
Fax Long Distance $1.00 per page
* Includes all surcharges

DOCUMENT RETURN POLICY

The Registry Policy will be to return all documents that have a self-addressed stamped envelope at the time of recording. If a self-addressed envelope with the correct postage is not included, then the original recorded documents will be sent to offsite storage.

To calculate the correct postage for your return envelope, please visit the United States Post Office website at http://postcalc.usps.com/

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