Romania Taxation

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Property Tax records

Property Tax records (registre de impozite) start in some area of Romania as early as 1520. It is estimated that around 25% of the general population paid some form of taxes. Like land records, tax records were kept more rigorously in areas under Ottoman vassalage or occupation. These records can be used to locate individuals and families prior to or in areas where church records are incomplete or non-existent.

Information provided:
Names of persons taxed, residence, farm names, removals, and dates of residence.

Location:
Regional Archives of Romanian National Archives


There are no Romanian Tax records available at the Family History Library.[1]

References

  1. The Family History Department of the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, “Family History Record Profile: Romania,” Word document, private files of the FamilySearch Content Strategy Team, 1989-1997.