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Major Vermont Taxes

Property Transfer Tax

This is a tax on the transfer of title to real property based on the purchase price paid by the buyer.

Rate: 0.0125 of property value

Exceptions:

  • -Principal Residence 0.005 on first $100,000
    0.0125 on balance

  • -Mortgage obtained through VT Housing Finance Agency
    First $110,000 exempt
    0.0125 on balance

  • -Lands enrolled in State use value appraisal programs
    .005 Properties transferred before 7-1-2011
    0.0125 Properties transferred on or after 7-1-2011

E-Mail the Property Transfer Tax Unit

 

Tax Types :
- Business Entity Income Tax
- Cigarette and Tobacco Taxes
- C Corporation Income Tax
- Estate and Gift Taxes
- Fiduciary Tax
- Franchise Tax
- Fuel Gross Receipts / Petroleum Distributor
- Health Care Claims Assessment/Tax
- Individual Income Tax
- Land Gains and Real Estate Withholding
- Meals and Rooms Tax
- Motor Vehicle Tax
- Property Tax
- Property Transfer Tax
- Sales and Use Tax

 
Vermont Department of Taxes, 133 State Street, Montpelier, Vermont 05633-1401