Washington State Real Estate Excise Tax Calculation

Effective January  1, 2020

Use this form to calculate the state REET tax due for sales occurring on or after Jan. 1, 2020.
   The local REET tax is calculated separately and is in addition to the state REET tax.
   For sales occurring on or before Dec. 31, 2019, use the Real Estate Excise Tax Rates flyer.
   This form does not apply to transactions of property predominantly used for agriculture or timberland.

   For more information see the Washington Department of Revenue's REET website.

Instructions
   Enter the taxable selling price.
   The form will calculate the state REET tax.
   The taxable selling price excludes the deduction for personal property and any exemption claimed.

This tool is provided as a convenience only and utilizes a calculation form produced by the Washington Department of Revenue (which can be found here).  Galvin Realty Law Group shall not be responsible for the results calculated by the tool and users are encouraged to double-check their respective REET amount(s) with their own professional or escrow service.

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