Register of Wills Fee Schedule

 


APPOINTMENTS FOR PROBATE ARE STRONGLY ENCOURAGED TO AVOID DELAYS.

LAST APPOINTMENT FOR PROBATE IS 3:00 P.M.

OFFICE PHONE # 814-693-3095 

Press 1 for Register of Wills

NOTICE:

​​​In cases not specifically provided for in this Fee Schedule, the Register of Wills shall set the same charges as that imposed for other services of a substantially similar nature.

Where the gross value of an estate has been underestimated on the Petition for Letters, probate fees will be adjusted and an invoice will be issued for the balance.


 Checks are made payable to  "Register of Wills" 

    Inheritance Tax Payments to the State must be separate and checks made payable to "Register of Wills​, Agent"

                

LETTERS TESTAMENTARY/LETTERS ADMINISTRATION/
LETTERS ADMINISTRATION (CTA)​

​Under $1,000 ​$30.00
​$1,001 up to $5,000 ​$40.00
​$5,001 up to $10,000 ​$50.00
​$10,001 up to $20,000 ​$60.00
​$20,001 up to $30,000 ​$70.00
​$30,001 up to $40,000 ​$80.00
​$40,001 up to $50,000 ​$90.00
​$50,001 up to $75,000 ​$100.00
​$75,001 up to $100,000 ​$110.00
​Each Additional $100,000 OR any fraction thereof ​$110.00
​First Million ​$1,000.00
​Each Additional Million ​$1,000.00
​Virtual Probate Fee
Skype/Facetime
​​$25.00
   ​

OTHER LETTERS
​Ancillary Letters ​$30.00
​Letters Administration D.B.N. ​$40.00
​Letters Administration D.B.N.C.T.A ​​$40.00
​Letters Testamentary (II) ​$40.00
  OTHER FEES
​Affidavit-Wills ​$10.00
​Affidavit of Death ​$10.00
​Bond ​$20.00
​Caveat-Formal/Informal ​$30.00
​Certification of Record 1st Page (with seal)
(each additional page)                                                                                            ​
​$20.00
 $ 2.00
​Certification of Inheritance Tax Payment (issuing certificate to another county or filing certificate from another county) ​$20.00
​Certification of Notice (10.5) (no charge) ​$  0.00
​Citations (each) ​$20.00
​Codicil (each) ​$25.00
​Commission to Administer Oath ​$30.00
​Copies-in office (per page) ​$  0.25
​Copies mailed (per page) $  1.00
​Disclaimer (of Beneficial Interest) ​$20.00
​Election Under or Against the Will ​$20.00
​Estate Search ​$10.00
​Exemplification of Record (issuance under triple seal) ​$50.00
​Inheritance Tax Return ​$20.00
​Supplemental Inheritance Tax Return ​$20.00
​Inventory ​$20.00
​Order of Court ​$10.00
​PA Judicial Computer Project Fee ​$40.25
​Petitions (for Citations, to compel Admin, to file inventory, etc) ​$20.00
​Praecipe for Entry/Withdrawal of Appearance ​$20.00
​Praecipe for Entry of Appearance ​$10.00
​Praecipe for Withdrawal ​$10.00
​Probate Only (Will) (without letters) ​$30.00
​Probate of Codicil ​$30.00
​Renunciation-per signature (Right to serve as Personal Representative must be notarized) ​$10.00
​Returned Check
Plus original check amount (cashier's check only upon replacement)
​$30.00
​Short Certificate (each) ​$  5.00
​Status Report (10.6) Final or Open (no charge) ​​$  0.00
​Waiver of Fiduciary Bond ​$10.00

Contact

BLAIR COUNTY
REGISTER oF WILLS
RECORDER oF DEEDS

Blair County Courthouse
423 Allegheny Street
Hollidaysburg, PA 16648

Recorder of Deeds
(814) 693-3095 Ext 2

Register of Wills
(814) 693-3095 Ext 1


OFFICE HOURS:

Monday - Friday 8am-4pm, EST
Except Legal Holidays
We remain open over lunch.
Recording/filing desk closes at 3:45pm.

Updates

SAVE TIME. SAVE POSTAGE. SAVE CHECKS. Documents are now being accepted for recording electronically through Simplifile.com , CSC at eRecording.com. or ePN at www.GOePN.com Contact any vendor for more information about electronic recording.

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