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Are you aware of NJ Real Estate Tax – Exit Tax NJ Real Estate

Are you aware of NJ Real Estate Tax – Exit Tax NJ Real Estate

 

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NJ Real Estate Tax – What IS Real Estate Exit Tax? – Monmouth County, NJ

I have been a real estate agent for a while now and I very regularly find that people are unaware that the NJ Real Estate Transfer Tax exists. It is heartbreaking to see first-time home buyers realize how much more they owe. I want to prevent that devastation and educate New Jersey homeowners and buyers about this tax. Because the last thing you want is to find out that you owe more than you do!

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Colts Neck Real Estate Home Buying-  Monmouth County NJ

Colts Neck NJ Buying a Home Buying or selling in New Jersey can be the biggest decision in your life.  Here at Melissa Desantis Realty, we want to prepare you with the best New Jersey Exit Tax information you may need to know. We will help guide New Jersey residents and nonresidents. We want you to  understand exactly what taxes or fees you may be responsible for. What you will need to pay and when , to finalize the sale. Follow along on how your real estate  exit tax is determined. For more of my real estate and personal finance tips be sure subscribe to my youtube channel for the latest real estate tips and news Melissa DeSantis YouTube Channel

HOME SELLERS – Monmouth County Colts NJ Real Estate

  When Selling a Home in Colts Neck New Jersey, some requirements can vary for residents and nonresidents. Home sellers are required to furnish a completed GIT/REP Form at closing to record the deed. The majority of sellers are responsible for paying a Realty Transfer Fee at closing. You can contact your Monmouth County Realtor for questions about closing costs. Some sellers may be required to make an estimated tax payment at closing.

Realty Transfer Fee – Colts Neck Monmouth County NJ Realtor

  The State of New Jersey imposes a Realty Transfer Fee (RTF) on the seller whenever there is a transfer of title by deed. The fee is based on the sales price of the property, and the seller is required to pay the fee at the time of closing. There will be no RTF owed on non-deed transfers of title for a house. The majority of sellers are responsible for paying a Realty Transfer Fee at closing. New Jersey imposes an additional transfer fee of 1% of the sales price on buyers of certain real property when the purchase price exceeds $1 million.

NJ STATE EXIT TAX  – Colts Neck NJ Realtor

New Jersey residents who sell a home and maintain New Jersey residency file for a Seller’s Residency Certification/Exemption. Therefore at closing a completed form is due. This form exempts the home seller from paying an estimated Income Tax. However, the home seller will pay all included Income Taxes, including capital gain tax on any sale of property.  When a  Colts Neck New Jersey residents sells their home and moves outside of NJ State for the purpose of the sale are considered nonresidents. New Jersey may require an estimated tax payment at closing, and the seller will need to file a nonresident tax return to report any gain or loss. Some sellers may be required to make an estimated tax payment at closing.

Realty Transfer Fee – Colts Neck NJ

The State of New Jersey imposes a Realty Transfer Fee on the seller whenever there is a transfer of title. Transfer fees are based on the sales price of the property, and the seller is required to pay the fee at the time of closing. As a result a transfer tax is essentially a transaction fee imposed on the transfer of title to property. This is important to note that the New Jersey State transfer tax is a separate closing cost from the

Nonresident Taxpayers: Colts Neck, NJ

Colts Neck NJ Monmouth County NJ Nonresidents who sell a New Jersey property are required to complete and sign a special form to record the deed and close the sale. All Nonresident sellers are required to pay estimated Gross Income Tax in the amount of on the net gain from the sale, before or at the time of closing. Therefore if you earn income in another state that you don’t live in or receive any income in another state. When tax times rolls around  you’ll likely have to file a nonresident tax return.

Exception For Exit Tax – Colts Neck NJ

The completed form is only required if the nonresident individual, meets one of the seller’s assurances listed on the Tax form. this can exempt them from making the estimated tax payment. When you have income that is not subject to withholding then  estimated payments are necessary. Therefore a nonresident may have no other reason for to file a New Jersey tax return and pay tax. Colts New Jersey will estimate tax due and must be paid upfront.

 

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