Lawyers Land Services Corp. is a member of the New York State Land Title Association.

Sales and Use Tax

Effective September 1, 2010, New York State has imposed a sales and use tax on certain information services pursuant to sections 1105 (c) 1 and 1105 (c) 9 of the tax law. In accordance with said tax law, this Company must collect and remit sales tax to New York State on certain searches and services we provide. These include but are not limited to: Building Department Searches including searches for Certificates of Occupancy, Certificates of Completion, Permits and Violations; Housing Department Searches including Emergency Repairs and Violations; Fire Department Searches including Oil Burner and Fire Violations; Air Resources, Landmark, Health Department, Patriot Act and Bankruptcy Court Searches. The tax rate is determined by the location of where the information is being used, whether at the closing or if there is no closing at the location of the office to which it was sent.

For further information, please contact NYS Department of Taxation and Finance.

The Certificate of Authority for Lawyers Land Services Corp. was validated by the NYS Department of Taxation and Finance on 8/19/10.

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