Fee Calculator

PLEASE NOTE: These calculations are approximate. While every effort was made to ensure the accuracy of these calculations, there is no warranty, expressed or implied, for the accuracy or applicability of this information to your particular need or situation. Please check with your attorney or other appropriate professional advisor before making any decision.

Filing Fees (for real estate documents)

To calculate the fee manually:

Take the number of pages in the instrument, subtract one, multiply that figure by $2.00, and add $13.00.

Fees are determined by the number of pages*

*Fees:

Recording the first page of deeds, mortgages or other real estate instrument $8.00
Recording each additional page to all real estate instruments $2.00
Preservation and Maintenance Fee per instrument $5.00

Example: The filing fees for a 15-page document would be $41.00.  (15-1)*2+13

Documentary Stamps

To calculate the tax manually:

Take the purchase price, divide it by 500 and multiply it by 75 cents.

Rates are determined by the purchase price.

Documentary Stamps are figured at the rate of $0.75 per $500 (or any fractional part thereof).

NOTE: If you have a purchase that is not an even dollar amount, you will have to round it up to the nearest 500 to calculate the documentary stamps. Example: If you have a purchase price of $120,125.00, you will need to round it up to $120,500.00 to use the manual method.

To calculate the tax using a chart, please click here: Oklahoma Documentary Stamp Value Chart

Mortgage Tax

To calculate the tax manually:

Take the amount of the mortgage; divide it by 100 and multiply it by the appropriate rate.

Rates are determined by the amount and term of the mortgage.*

* Mortgage tax rates for Oklahoma

The following rates apply to each $100.00, or any fractional part thereof, of the mortgage amount:

If the term of the mortgage is 5 years or more 10 cents
If the term of the mortgage is 4 years and less than 5 years 8 cents
If the term of the mortgage is 3 years and less than 4 years 6 cents
If the term of the mortgage is 2 years and less than 3 years 4 cents
If the term of the mortgage is less than 2 years 2 cents
If the amount of the mortgage is less than $100.00 10 cents

NOTE: If you have a mortgage that is not an even dollar amount, you will have to round the mortgage up to the nearest 100 to calculate the mortgage tax. Example: If you have a mortgage for $20,275.00, you will need to round it up to $20,300.00 to use the manual method.

REMEMBER TO INCLUDE THE $5.00 CERTIFICATION FEE IN YOUR PAYMENT