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Mortgage Recording Tax


City Finance, Department of

A tax is charged when mortgages for property in New York City are recorded. The New York City Register’s Office collects this tax for all boroughs except for Staten Island, where the Richmond County Clerk does the collection.

Additional resources

NYC Department of Finance (DOF)

City Register
66 John Street, 13th floor
New York, NY 10039

For further assistance, please call 311 and ask for: Department of Finance

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