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Alert: Real estate documents. Starting Jan. 1, 2018 a new $75 filing fee applies to real estate recording. Some exemptions apply. To claim an exemption you must include a statement on the first page. Download a cover sheet for Sacramento here. Download information for all counties at the California Land Title Association site.
|Form Title||RTF||Instructions||Form Wizard|
|Abandonment of Declared Homestead|
|Advanced Health Care Directive (Living Will & Power of Attorney for Health Care)|
|Affidavit for Collection of Personal Property|
|Affidavit of Death of Joint Tenant|
|Affidavit of Death of Trustee|
|Affidavit of Death: Transfer on Death Deed|
|Affidavit of Surviving Spouse/Domestic Partner|
|Bankruptcy Application for Discharge|
|Bankruptcy Application to Reopen Case|
|California Preliminary Notice – Private Works|
|Caregiver’s Authorization Affidavit|
|Declaration of Venue|
|Deed of Full Reconveyance|
|Deed of Trust (see also Prom Note)|
|Federal Pleading Paper and Pro Se Packet|
|Government Claims Forms|
|Homestead Declaration – Spouses as Declared Owners|
|Interspousal Transfer Deed|
|Mechanics Lien Claim (Civ. Code § 8416)|
|Notice of Completion|
|Notice of Stay of Proceedings (Bankruptcy)|
|Pleading Paper – Sacramento Format|
|Pleading Paper (Blank 28-Line Template)|
|Preliminary Change of Ownership Report (PCOR) (Sacramento)|
|Promissory Note (see also Deed of Trust)|
|Release of Mechanic’s Lien|
|Release of Stop Payment Notice|
|Request for Judicial Notice|
|Revocation of Power of Attorney|
|Revocation of Power of Attorney – Recorded Document|
|Small Estate Affidavit (Affidavit for Collection of Personal Property)|
|Stop Payment Notice – Private Works|
|Substitution of Trustee (Deed of Trust)|
|Substitution of Trustee and Full Reconveyance|
|Transfer on Death (TOD) Deed|
|Transfer on Death Deed: Revocation|
|Uniform Statutory Power of Attorney|
|VC 41500 (Dismiss Ticket if Incarcerated)|
|What Form Do I Need? (Changing or Adding Names to Real Estate)|
|Will (California Statutory Will Form)|
There are many court situations for which there is no single form. We have prepared guides with templates for lots of common issues, from adult adoption to withdrawing funds from a blocked account. Search our website for your topic or visit our Law 101 pages.
Federal Courts Sample Civil Pleadings
Officially published by the United States courts.
Sacramento County Assessor’s Office
Preliminary Change of Ownership Form and other forms are available here.
State Bar of California
California Statutory Will Form
A free, fillable form satisfying California’s statutory requirements, suitable for simple estates.
Lawyer Discipline and Complaints
Free forms online
Always double check that the forms are current and apply in your situation and state.
Appellate Defenders Inc.: criminal appeals forms and samples
Internet Legal Research Group: business, real estate, and personal forms
Kinsey Law Offices: business and personal forms, self-help forms, civil litigation pleadings
www.kinseylaw.com (click “Free Stuff”)
Porter Law Group: construction forms, including liens
Real estate forms, including various deeds, promissory notes, etc.