My Account Deeds.com Real Estate Deeds

West Virginia - Boone County Transfer on Death Deed Form

All Boone County specific forms listed below are included in your immediate download:


Boone County Transfer on Death Deed Form Page 1

Transfer on Death Deed Form - Boone County

Fill in the blank form formatted to comply with all recording and content requirements.
Included document last updated 9/12/2019


Boone County Transfer on Death Deed Guide Page 1

Transfer on Death Deed Guide - Boone County

Line by line guide explaining every blank on the form.
Included document last updated 8/29/2019


Boone County Completed Example of the Transfer on Death Deed Document Page 1

Completed Example of the Transfer on Death Deed Document - Boone County

Example of a properly completed form for reference.
Included document last updated 8/20/2019


*The Following West Virginia and Boone County supplemental forms are included as a courtesy with your order.


Declaration of Consideration

Declaration of Consideration

This document contains information about the exemptions as well as general information. The form that must be submitted is on page 3 and needs to be acknowledged by a notary.


Sales Listing

Sales Listing

This form is required in West Virginia and is due at the time of recordation.


Notary Certificates

Notary Certificates

The supplemental forms in this section can be used as loose certificates by notaries in the state.


Checkout and Download Forms

Frequently Asked Questions:

  • How long does it take to get my forms?
    • Forms are available immediately after submitting payment.
  • What are supplemental forms?
    • Often when a deed is recorded additional documents are required by the state or local jurisdiction. These could be tax related, informational, or even as simple as a coversheet. Supplemental forms are provided for free with your order where available.
  • How do I get my forms, are they emailed?
    • After you submit payment you will see a page listing the forms you ordered with a download link to the pdf form file. You download the forms to your computer. You will also receive an email with a link to your download page in case you need it later.
  • What type of files are the forms?
    • All of our forms are PDFs. You will need to have or get Adobe Reader to use our forms. Adobe Reader is free software that most computers already have installed.
  • Can the forms be re-used?
    • Yes. You can re-use the forms for your personal use. For example, if you have more than one property in a given county that you need to transfer you would only need to order our forms once for all of your properties in that county.
  • Are these forms guaranteed to be recordable in Boone County ?
    • Yes. Our form blanks are guaranteed to meet or exceed all formatting requirements set forth by Boone County including margin requirements, content requirements, font and font size requirements.
  • Do I have to enter all of my property information online?
    • No. The blank forms are downloaded to your computer and you fill them out there, at your convenience.
  • Can I save the completed form, email it to someone?
    • Yes, you can save your deed form at any point with your information in it. The forms can also be emailed, blank or complete, as attachments.
  • Do I need any special software to use these forms?
    • You will need to have Adobe Reader installed on your computer to use our forms. Adobe Reader is free software that most computers already have installed.
  • Are there any recurring fees involved?
    • No. Nothing to cancel, no memberships, no recurring fees.

Areas covered by these Transfer on Death Deed Forms:

  • Boone County

Including:

  • Ashford
  • Bim
  • Bloomingrose
  • Bob White
  • Comfort
  • Costa
  • Danville
  • Foster
  • Gordon
  • Hewett
  • Jeffrey
  • Julian
  • Madison
  • Nellis
  • Orgas
  • Ottawa
  • Peytona
  • Racine
  • Ridgeview
  • Saxon
  • Seth
  • Sylvester
  • Turtle Creek
  • Twilight
  • Uneeda
  • Van
  • Wharton
  • Whitesville
  • Woodville

Checkout and Download Forms

What is the West Virginia Transfer on Death Deed?

The West Virginia legislature voted to join with 13 other states and adopt the Uniform Real Property Transfer on Death Act (URPTODA). The law is found at 36-12-1 et seq in the Code of West Virginia, and went into effect on June 5, 2014. This act allows owners of real property in West Virginia to control the distribution of what is often their most significant asset, their real estate, by executing and recording a transfer on death deed (TODD).

Transfer on death deeds are non-testamentary, which means ownership of the property passes to the beneficiary without including it in a will or a need for probate (36-12-7). Still, sensible estate planning dictates that the will and the TODD should not be in conflict.

West Virginia's version of the URPTODA sets out the specific requirements for lawful transfer on death deeds:

- The capacity required to make or revoke a transfer on death deed is the same as the capacity required to make a will (36-12-8, 41-1-2).
- The transferor must be least eighteen years old; and
- Be mentally competent
- It must contain the essential elements and formalities of a properly recordable inter vivos deed, such as warranty or quitclaim deed (36-12-9(1))
- It must state that the transfer to the designated beneficiary is to occur at the transferor's death (36-12-9(2))
- It must be recorded before the transferor's death in the office of the clerk of the county commission in the county where the property is located (36-12-9(2)).

During the owner's life, the beneficiary has no rights to the property. Instead, it remains in the transferor's absolute control. This includes the freedom to sell or transfer it to someone else, and to modify or revoke the intended transfer on death (36-12-12). The option to revoke is why these deeds do not require notice to the beneficiary or consideration for the owner (36-12-10).

The beneficiary gains rights to the property ONLY when the owner dies, according to 36-12-13. Note, however, that the beneficiary must be alive at the time of the transferor's death or the interest returns to the estate (36-12-13(a)(2)). To prevent this from happening, the owner may identify one or more contingent beneficiaries (36-12-2(2)). All beneficiaries take title subject to any obligations (contracts, easements, etc.) associated with the property when the transferor dies (36-12-13(b)).

With the new transfer on death deeds, real property owners in West Virginia have a convenient, flexible tool for managing one aspect of a comprehensive estate plan. TODDs may not be appropriate for everyone, though. Since each situation is unique, contact an attorney with specific questions or for complex circumstances.

Checkout and Download Forms

Save Time and Money

Get your Boone County Transfer on Death Deed form done right the first time with Deeds.com Uniform Conveyancing Blanks. At Deeds.com, we understand that your time and money are valuable resources, and we don't want you to face a penalty fee or rejection imposed by a county recorder for submitting nonstandard documents. We constantly review and update our forms to meet rapidly changing state and county recording requirements for roughly 3,500 counties.

Guaranteed

We guarantee that you will receive access to the forms that you order and that those forms will be compliant with the recording requirements for the jurisdiction the forms were purchased for and the statutory requirements for content of the document.

Customer Reviews:

4.7 out of 5 (852 Reviews)


September 19th, 2019

Name: GERALD P.

Review: Product is as advertised. Most beneficial is including detailed instructions and examples. Most other options did not include instructions.

Reply from Staff on September 19th, 2019

Thank you for your feedback. We really appreciate it. Have a great day!


September 19th, 2019

Name: Alan S.

Review: Very easy. Worked well. Will be glad to use the service again.

Reply from Staff on September 19th, 2019

We appreciate your business and value your feedback. Thank you. Have a wonderful day!


September 18th, 2019

Name: CLAUDE G.

Review: just what I needed Thank You

Reply from Staff on September 19th, 2019

Thank you!


September 16th, 2019

Name: alena t.

Review: It was quick and easy to print and download the forms I needed.

Reply from Staff on September 16th, 2019

We appreciate your business and value your feedback. Thank you. Have a wonderful day!


September 15th, 2019

Name: Ron B.

Review: Solved my requirement. Happy to have found the site

Reply from Staff on September 15th, 2019

Thank you for your feedback. We really appreciate it. Have a great day!


September 15th, 2019

Name: Thomas W.

Review: A great way to access form knowledge

Reply from Staff on September 15th, 2019

Thank you!


September 15th, 2019

Name: Michael R.

Review: This was just TOO easy to do and use!! Thank you so much for your service!

Reply from Staff on September 15th, 2019

Thank you!


September 14th, 2019

Name: Rebecca B.

Review: I found the form I need and while they couldn't file it via the e-recording way I had a great experience. Fingers crossed all goes well when I go in to record. Thanks!

Reply from Staff on September 14th, 2019

Thank you for your feedback. We really appreciate it. Have a great day!


September 13th, 2019

Name: Lillian F.

Review: Very well satisfy with my results. I could not ask for better service d

Reply from Staff on September 13th, 2019

Thank you for your feedback. We really appreciate it. Have a great day!


September 13th, 2019

Name: Gayela C.

Review: Easy to use and I really like having the guides that come along with the forms.

Reply from Staff on September 13th, 2019

Thank you!


Checkout and Download Forms

Express Checkout (Download)

Price: $19.97

Notice: You are ordering blank forms, NOT a copy of your existing deed.