DEED STAMP REQUIREMENTS FOR HARNETT COUNTY prior to Recordation at the Harnett County Register of Deeds
WHEREAS, the Harnett County Board of Commissioners desires to facilitate the accurate listing of real property for taxation; and
WHEREAS, N.C. General Statute 105-303(a) (2) provides that “when any conveyance of real property (other than a deed of trust or mortgage) is submitted for recordation, the Board of County Commissioners may require the Register of Deeds to refuse to record unless it has been presented to the County Tax Assessor and the Assessor has noted thereon that he has obtained the following information from the conveyance and from the person recording it, to wit:
1. The name and address of the Grantor(s) and Grantee(s);
2. Tax real estate parcel number which has been assigned to the parcel being conveyed or the parent tract of the parcel being conveyed;
WHEREAS, the Harnett County Board of Commissioners finds that invoking the provisions of said statute will facilitate the accurate listing of real property for taxation in Harnett County.
A certified copy of this resolution was presented and recorded at the Harnett County Register of Deeds Office on May 15, 1989 by the Harnett County Board of Commissioners.
Easements do not require stamp approval prior to recordation.