Effective for documents acknowledged and recorded after July 31, 2001
Deed tax is $1.65 for Minimal deeds that represent no consideration, of $500 or less. For deeds where the consideration exceeds $500, the deed tax is .0033 of the net consideration of the deed. The deed tax is due when the deed is presented for recording.
Click here to use the Deed Tax Calculator or use this formula: Net Consideration of Deed X .0033 = Amount of Deed Tax due.
Checks for State Deed Tax should be made payable to the St. Louis County Auditor.
Deed Tax Exemptions and Minimum Tax Transfers