Deeds in Lieu of Foreclosure - Beware the Doc Stamps
These “Documentary Stamp Taxes,” or “docstamps,” as they are often called, are calculated at the rate of 70 cents for each $100 of “consideration.” “No problem,” says the association, “there is no consideration here - no money is changing hands in this transaction, the deed itself will likely show.
Doc Stamps on Deeds (per $100 or fraction thereof)
A deed is a written instrument that transfers the title of real estate from the Grantor to the Grantee and it is very important that the form is completed and reviewed by someone that is experienced with deed preparation.
Doc Stamp Tax - Sarpy County - Register of Deeds Menu
Documentary Stamp Tax - $2.25 per $1,000 or faction there of. Transfers of beneficial interest in or legal title to real property are subject to this tax, and are based on the value of the real estate transferred.