Real Property Law

Cal. Real. Prop. Journal 2015, VOL. 33, NO. 3

California Documentary Transfer Tax (And Other Fees & Charges At Closing)*

Below is a chart detailing the applicable transfer tax rates for a sample of California counties and charter cities. The complete transfer tax chart for all California counties and charter cities is available in the "Members Only Area" of the State Bar’s Real Property Law Section website which can be accessed at

* Practitioner should check to see if amendments to the referenced tax codes have been made since June 4, 2015, the date of the preparation of this article.

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