Virginia

Virginia

Recordation tax (a.k.a. transfer tax) is calculated by purchase price

  • Deed Tax = $3.33 per $1000 of Purchase Price
  • Trust Tax = $3.33 per $1000 of loan amount

Recording fees (Deeds, Deeds of Trust, etc.)

  • $33.00 to record a deed and $66.00 to record a mortgage, regardless of the number of pages in the documents. This generally results in a total recording charge of approximately $99 purchases.

Property taxes

Taxes are paid semi-annually, due dates vary by county. A few counties are outlined below:

Fairfax County

  • First Half due 7/28
  • Second Half due 12/5
  • 703-222-8234

Arlington

  • First Half due 6/5
  • Second Half due 10/5
  • 703-228-3090

City of Alexandria

  • First Half due 6/15
  • Second Half due 11/15
  • 703-838-4777

Prince William

  • First Half due 7/28
  • Second Half due 12/5
  • 703-792-6710
Updated 12/31/2012 | Information is reliable but not guaranteed.