Skip to main content

Recording Fees Associated With a Deed in Montgomery County

There are several fees and taxes that must be paid at the time of transfer. County Transfer and Recordation Tax are paid at the Transfer/Recordation Tax Office located at 255 Rockville Pike, Suite L-15, Rockville MD 20850. Additional fees and State Transfer Tax are paid at the Courthouse Recording Office at 50 Maryland Avenue, 2nd floor, Rockville MD 20850 (check for hours of operation: 240.777.9470). For additional questions regarding fees, transfer or taxes; call: 240.777.8995.

As the Department of Finance is not providing direct Customer service at this time due to COVD-19, please use Simplifile, or drop off documents with tax payer contact information into the black mailbox in the cashier lobby. Processing of paper documents will begin after 48 hours of receipt to reduce exposure to Finance employees. A department representative will contact the resident when the work is complete. Please note: there will be delays in processing and returning property transfer work.

See third link below for the Simplifile link (please note: as of July 1, 2020 E-Transfer system will no longer be used).

Find more information from the following link(s):
To speak with a Customer Service Representative, please call 311 during business hours.

Last Updated: 06/11/2020 13:34:16