correction deed

correction deed

A deed executed to correct some defect in the original, such as the misspelling of a name or a mistake in a property description. Correction deeds are usually exempt from transfer taxes imposed by the recording authority.

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2001) (correction deed recorded by grantor five years after original deed, changing the type of tenancy by which the grantees held title, was not binding on the grantees).