Bulletin: NY000419

Date:
October 12, 2009
To:
All New York State Office Counsel, Managers and Agents
RE:
Mortgage Tax - Columbia, Cattaraugus & Genesee Counties

The mortgage tax in Genesee County for mortgages recorded after November 1, 2009 will be $1.25/$100.

To view the NYS Genesse County memo go to:

http://www.tax.state.ny.us/pdf/memos/mortgage/m09_6r.pdf.

The mortgage tax in Cattaraugus County for mortgages recorded after November 1, 2009 will be $1.25/$100.

To view the NYS Cattaraugus County memo go to: http://www.tax.state.ny.us/pdf/memos/mortgage/m09_7r.pdf.

The mortgage tax in Columbia County for mortgages recorded after January 1, 2010 will be $1.25/$100.

To view the NYS bulletin Columbia County memo go to: http://www.tax.state.ny.us/pdf/memos/mortgage/m09_5r.pdf.

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References

Bulletins Replaced:
None
Related Bulletins:
NY000127 Increase on Mortgage Recording Tax - Cattaraugus County
 
NY000315 Sullivan County and Columbia County Mortgage Tax
 
NY000320 Columbia County Transfer Tax
 
NY000336 Columbia County Recordings
Underwriting Manual:
None
Exceptions Manual:
None
Forms:
None