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Registry of Deeds 2016-2017 Holiday Season Schedule

Registry of Deeds 2016-2017 Holiday Season Schedule

Registry of Deeds Holiday Schedule Winter 2016-2017 Veterans Day, Friday, November 11, 2016 – Closed All Day. Wednesday, November 23, 2016 –  Closing at Noon. Thanksgiving Day, Thursday, November 24, 2016 – Closed All Day. Friday, November 25, 2016 – Open 8am – 4pm. Monday, December 26, 2016 – Closed All Day in Observance of Christmas Holiday. Monday, January 2, 2017- Closed All Day in Observance of New Year’s Holiday. Martin Luther King, Jr. Day, Monday, January 16, 2017 – Closed All Day. Presidents’ Day, Monday, February 20, 2017 –Closed All...
County Deeds Excise Tax Increase Effective July 1, 2016

County Deeds Excise Tax Increase Effective July 1, 2016

Barnstable County Excise Tax Advisory Effective July 1, 2016 Per Ordinance 16-05 of the Barnstable County Assembly of Delegates effective July 1, 2016 the Excise Tax rate for the Barnstable County share of the Excise assessment will increase to $3.06 per $1,000.00 of stated consideration from the present $2.70 per $1,000.00 of stated consideration. The net effect of this increase is that the total combined State and County Excise Tax rate in Barnstable County will be $6.48 per $1000.00 of stated consideration or $3.24 per $500.00. In Barnstable County as of July 1, 2016 the Excise Tax Rate will be: $3.06 per $1,000.00 – Barnstable County Excise $3.42 per $1,000.00 — State Excise $6.48 per $1,000.00 – Total Excise Due To calculate the tax, multiply the stated consideration for the deed by .00648. If the stated consideration does not end in an even $500.00 or $1,000.00 round the consideration up to the next $500.00 and then calculate the tax....