What is the real estate transfer tax?
All property transferred is taxed under the real estate transfer tax. All real estate transfers within Manheim Township is subject to a 2% tax on the value transferred. The Commonwealth of PA receives 1%. The Township and School District share 1%. Transfer taxes are collected by the Lancaster County Recorder of Deeds Office, 50 North Duke Street, PO Box 83480, Lancaster, PA 17608-3480. Telephone: 717/299-8238.

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1. How do I calculate my real estate tax?
2. What do I do when I get my real estate tax bill?
3. What should I do about my tax bills if I change my address?
4. What do I do if I wish to challenge my tax assessment?
5. Can I get a receipt when my taxes are paid?
6. What is used to determine whether I paid my taxes on time?
7. Where can I find Lancaster County Tax Collection Bureau tax forms?
8. What is the real estate transfer tax?
9. What is the earned income tax?
10. How is the Township real estate tax raised and lowered?