Iowa Real Estate Transfer Tax Calculator
Transfer Tax Calculator 7/1/1991 thru the Present
Calculate real estate transfer tax by entering the total amount paid for the property or find the total amount paid by entering in the revenue tax stamp paid.
This calculation is based on $1.60 per thousand and the first $500 is exempt.
More Transfer Tax Info:
What is Transfer Tax?
The tax is imposed on the total amount paid for the property. The tax is paid to the county recorder in the county where the real property is located.
Tax Rate: The calculation is based on $1.60 per thousand, with the first $500 being exempt.
Distribution of Funds: 17.25% of the tax receipts are retained by the county. Of the remaining 82.75%, 90% goes in the State General Fund, 5% in the Housing Trust Fund, and 5% in the Shelter Assistance Fund
Due Date(s) of Returns: Tax is payable when the deed or other instrument conveying the real property is presented for recording.