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Hi, I'm looking for the exemption code to transfer property between husband and wife, because of separation

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Prince William County, VA

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I prepared the quit claim deed. Spoke to the Land records office today, and they said I need to include the exemption. Hoping to file today.

Submitted: 10 months ago.Category: Real Estate Law
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Real Estate Lawyer: Ray, Lawyer replied 10 months ago
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Real Estate Lawyer: Ray, Lawyer replied 10 months ago

DEED PURSUANT TO A DIVORCE OR SEPARATION

When it is a deed transferring property pursuant to a decree of divorce or of separate maintenance or

pursuant to a written instrument incident to such divorce or separation

Exempt from

Grantee Tax-§ 58.1-811 (A)(16)

Exempt from Grantor Tax-§ 58.1-811 (C)(1)

Both sections must be referenced

These are the two codes you must reference with such a transfer for legal separation or divorce.

I appreciate the chance to help you today.Thanks.

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Customer reply replied 10 months ago
Thank you
Just list it like this:Exempt from
Grantee Tax-§ 58.1-811 (A)(16)
Exempt from Grantor Tax-§ 58.1-811 (C)(1)
Real Estate Lawyer: Ray, Lawyer replied 10 months ago

Thats correct that should do it.Thanks.

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