The Ming Conveyance of Land Title
Subject: Certificate of transferring out Land title of a Hill Land 0.1425 Chinese acre.
Date: 1622 A.D. The 2nd Year of Tien Chi (1621-1627)
This conveyance of land title, which was actually a conveyance of tax liability rather than the property, was typically entered into as part of a real estate transaction. When a sale was agreed, the seller needed to apply for such certificate in order to transfer the liability for land tax to the buyer.
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