Code of the District of Columbia

§ 47–907. Presumption; burden of proof.

For purpose of proper administration of this chapter and to prevent evasion of the tax hereby imposed, it shall be presumed that all transfers of real property are taxable and the burden shall be upon the taxpayer to show that a transfer is exempt from tax.


(Sept. 13, 1980, D.C. Law 3-92, § 407, 27 DCR 3390; enacted, Apr. 9, 1997, D.C. Law 11-254, § 2, 44 DCR 1575.)

Prior Codifications

1981 Ed., § 47-907.