NOTICE REGARDING JCS FEE INCREASE
On November 30, 2017, Act 40 and 44 of 2017 (signed by Governor Tom Wolf) increased the Judicial Computer System/Access to Justice/Criminal Justice Enhancement Account (JCS/ATJ/CJEA) state surcharge from $35.50 to $40.25. This is an increase of $4.75. Even though the Recorder of Deeds Office is not a court-related office, this legislation impacted recording fees on those certain documents that the JCS fee is collected. The updated Fee Schedule is posted on the county website under “Recorder of Deeds”.