Beginning August 8, 2015, the City of Chicago is implementing additional documentation to obtain a FPC (Full Payment Certificate) for all transfers of real property whether or not the transfer is subject to or exempt from City of Chicago Real Property Transfer Tax.
REQUIRED DOCUMENTS – One of the following will be required to ensure a complete application:
- A copy of the Deed for the intended transaction (must be submitted if requesting an exempt FPC transaction)
- Title Commitment Schedule A
- Signed Sales Contract
**Additional Proof of ownership may be requested if the seller listed on the application is not currently listed on the active water account.
NOTE: Buyers and sellers phone numbers and email addresses are also required on all FPC entry’s.