Iowa Real Estate Transfer Tax Calculator  
Type your numeric value in the appropriate boxes, then click anywhere outside that box or press the Tab Key for the total amount due. Do not type commas (,) or dollar signs ($) into number fields. Press TAB for result
$ Total Amount Paid
= $ Rounded Up to Nearest $500 Increment
- $ Exemption
= $ Taxable Amount
x $ Tax
Amount Due = $

You may calculate real estate transfer tax by entering the total amount paid for the property. This calculation is based on $1.60 per thousand and the first $500 is exempt.