Bulletin: NY000339

Date:
January 10, 2008
To:
All New York State Office Counsel, Managers and Agents
RE:
Rensselaer County Mortgage Tax

The Rensselaer County portion of the mortgage tax of $.25/$100 has been extended. The mortgage tax will remain at $1.25/$100.

A copy of the bulletin from NYS Department of Taxation can be viewed here.

The mortgage tax rates in all counties can be found on form MT-15 at http://www.nystax.gov/.

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References

Bulletins Replaced:
NY000243 Rensselaer County Mortgage Tax
Related Bulletins:
None
Underwriting Manual:
None
Exceptions Manual:
None
Forms:
None