KAUFMAN COUNTY
RECORDING FEE SCHEDULE

RECORDING FEES:

CODE

FEES

Personal & Real Property – Originals with ¾” margins for recording stamps.

 

Updated  12/31/2013

·         Filing for 1st page

LGC 118.011 (a)(2)

$26.00

·         Filing for each additional or partial page, Attachment or Rider

LGC 118.011 (a)(2)

$4.00

·         Each name in excess of 5 that must be indexed

LGC 118.011 (a)(2)

$0.25

·         Missing Grantee address

Property Code 11.003 (2)

$25.00

Abstracts & Liens

 

 

·         Abstracts of Judgments-Issuance

LGC 118.052 (1)(c)(i)

$5.00

·         Abstracts of Judgments-Recording

LGC 118/052 (i)

$26.00

·         Each additional page

 

$4.00

·         Child Support Lien or Release

N/C

 

·         Federal Tax Lien or Release

Property Code 14.005

$31.00

·         Copies of Federal Tax Lien (per page)

 

$1.00

·         Hospital Lien or Release

Property Code 55.005

$26.00

·         State Tax Lien or Release

Texas Tax Code 113.009 (b)

$16.00

Assumed Names

 

 

·         Filing includes business name, 1 signature & copy

Business & Commerce Code 71.155

$25.00

·         Each additional signature

 

$0.50

·         Withdrawal of Assumed Name

Business & Commerce Code 71

$25.00

·         Each additional signature

 

$0.50

Brands

 

 

·         Brand Registration

LGC 118.011 (a)(9)

$26.00

·         Each additional location filed at same time

 

$5.00

·         Additional fee for any tattoo

Agriculture Code 144.110

$0.25

Copies-Certified & Non-certified

 

 

·         Copy per page of any record

LGC 118.0145

$1.00

·         Certified Papers-Clerks certification with copy

LGC 118.011 (a)(3)

$6.00

·         Each additional page or part of a page

LGC 118.011 (c)

$1.00

·         Non-certified papers-each page or part of a page

LGC 118.011 (a)(4)

$1.00

·         Plats

LGC 118.011 (c)

$6.00

Miscellaneous

 

 

Bond approval

LGC 118.011 (a)(6)

$3.00

Budgets

LGC 118.011 (c)

$1.00

Certification of any instrument

LGC 119.014

$5.00

Certification of facts

LGC 118.011 (c)

$10.00

Commissioners Court Tape Recording (per tape)

LGC 118.011 (c)

$5.00

Estray Record-Notice, Affidavit, Receipt, Report

 

N/C

Fax machine-sending & one copy

LGC 118.011 (c)

$3.00

Liquor licenses

TABC 61.31 (c)

$5.00

Notice of Foreclosure

PC 51.002 (f), LGC 291.008

$3.00

Notice of Posting/Agenda

LGC 118.011 (c)

$3.00

Notice of Trustee Sale

Property Code 51.002

$3.00

Oath of Administration

LGC 118.011 (a)(10)

$1.00

Patents-Covers all patents & grants from State

Article 6624

$26.00

Public Warehouseman Bond

 

$26.00

Public Weigher’s Bond-2 pages

Call 1-800-835-5832 for latest packet

$26.00

Search fee for each record (per name-Marriage, Birth, Death, DBA)

Written request required-Name & time period to be searched necessary.

$10.00

Wills for Safekeeping

LGC 118.052 (d)

$26.00

Subdivision Plats

 

 

Plats 18” X 24” per page

LGC 118.011 (c)

$61.00

Copy of plats-per page

LGC 118.011 (c)

$6.00

Vital Statistics

 

 

Birth Certificates-Search with Certified Copy

TX Admin. Code 181.22

$23.00

·         Texas Births 1926-Present

 

 

·         Kaufman County Births 1860-Present

 

 

Death Certificates-Search with Certified Copy

TX Admin. Code 181.22

$21.00

·         Each additional copy purchased at the same times

 

$4.00

Honorable Discharge (DD214)-Filing and copies-maximum of 5

1939a VACS

N/C

Informal Marriage License-Cash or credit card only

LGC 118.011 (a)(8)

$47.00

Marriage License-Cash or credit card only

LGC 118.011 (a)(7)

$82.00

Marriage License with Twogether in Texas Marriage Workshop-Cash or credit card only

LGC 118.011 (a)(7)

$22.00

Marriage License-under 18 years of age (requires parental consent, per signature

LGC 118.011 (c)

$1.00

Marriage License-under 16 years of age (requires Judicial consent)

FC 2.009

$2.00

Certified Copy of Marriage License

LGC 118.014

$6.00

Duplicate Marriage License

LGC 118.011 (c)

$41.00

Basic Fees

 

 

Records Archive Fee

LGC 118.011 (e)

$10.00

Records Management & Preservation Fee

LGC 118.011 (b)(1)

$10.00

Returned Check fee

LGC 118.011 (b)(1)

$30.00

Security Fee

LGC 291.008 (d)

$1.00


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