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Code of Virginia
Title 58.1. Taxation
Chapter 8. State Recordation Tax

§ 58.1-810. What other deeds not taxable.

When the tax has been paid at the time of the recordation of the original deed, no additional recordation tax shall be required for admitting to record:

1. A deed of confirmation;

2. A deed of correction;

3. A deed to which married individuals are the only parties;

4. A deed arising out of a contract to purchase real estate; if the tax already paid is less than a proper tax based upon the full amount of consideration or actual value of the property involved in the transaction, an additional tax shall be paid based on the difference between the full amount of such consideration or actual value and the amount on which the tax has been paid;

5. A notice of assignment of a note secured by a deed of trust or mortgage; or

6. A Certificate of Release of Certain Prohibited Covenants pursuant to § 55.1-300.1.

Code 1950, § 58-61; 1952, c. 461; 1964, cc. 19, 361; 1970, c. 420; 1971, Ex. Sess., c. 60; 1972, c. 250; 1977, c. 418; 1979, cc. 559, 566; 1982, c. 651; 1984, c. 675; 2020, cc. 643, 748, 900.

The chapters of the acts of assembly referenced in the historical citation at the end of this section may not constitute a comprehensive list of such chapters and may exclude chapters whose provisions have expired.