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Register of Deeds Filing Fees

Fees are mandated by Tennessee Code Annotated §8-21-1001.

All Documents, except releases and charters, must show the name and address of the person or company preparing the instrument.

Releases

$0.00 - One or Two Pages Releasing One Lien + $2 - Computer Fund
$5 - Each Additional Page
$5 - Each Additional Lien Being Released

Charters

$5 - Up To And Including Five Pages + $2 Computer Fund
$0.50 - Each Additional Page

Assignments

$0.00 - One Or Two Pages With One Assignment + $ 2 - Computer Fund
$5 - Each Additional Page
$5 - Each Additional Assignment

Each Assignment must contain the following statement: "Maximum Principal Indebtedness for Tennessee Recording Tax Purpose is $ "0"

Financing Statements

$15 - Fixture Filing (Real Estate Records)
$15 - Each Additional party to be indexed
$0.50 - Each Page Exceeding Ten Pages (a husband and wife are considered two names for UCC record indexing purposes and the extra $15 will be charged)

All Other Documents

Including Warranty Deeds, Quit Claim Deeds, Deeds of Trust, Amendments, Leases, Restrictions, Agreements, Liens, and Judgments.

$5 Per Page
$10 Minimum Charge + $ 2 Computer Fund

Probate Fee

$1 - Collected Only When State Tax Paid

State Tax

Conveyance: $3.70 per $1000 (.0037 x $1000)
Mortgage: $1.15 per $1000 (.00115 per $1,000) (First $2,000 is exempt)