Stamp Duty

Changes of stamp duty as of 1st March 2013

The buyer is liable to pay the stamp duty based on the purchase price of the property.  The stamp duty is one off payment.  The rates applicable for the stamp duty are as follows:

Purchase Price € Rate
0 - €5,000 0 ‰
€5,001 - €170,000 1,5 ‰
€170,001 - 2 ‰



Example: Purchase Price of a property €500.000

Purchase Price
  Rate   Stamp Duty
€5,000 @ 0 ‰   0,00
€165,000 @ 1,5 ‰ = 247,50
€330,000 @ 2 ‰ = 660,00
€500.000,00       €907,50

The Stamp duty should not exceed €20,000. If more than €20,000, then the stamp duty is limited to €20,000.