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Business Hours: 8:00 am - 4:30 pm
Monday through Friday

We Are Closed On Weekends & State Holidays - HOLIDAY SCHEDULE


The Bosley Avenue entrance to the County Courts Building has been closed permanently. You must use the Fountain Plaza entrance at the opposite end of the building. A wheelchair ramp is located on the Pennsylvania Avenue side of the Fountain Plaza. Please Note: All visitors are required to pass through security scanners.

In the event of inclement weather, the Register of Wills Office will be closed if the Baltimore County Circuit Court is closed. Watch WBAL TV 11 for details.

      Important Information

Maryland Estate Tax Returns
can be filed directly with the Comptroller's Office. If you file a Maryland Estate Tax Return with this office, and it has Federal Form 706 attached, postage will be charged for forwarding to the Comptroller's Office.

Safekeeping Wills, held by this office, will only be released to the testator. They can be picked up in person or, if a written request is filed, we will mail the Will to the testator.  In either event, a copy of the testator's driver's license is required.

Postage Cost Increase: The cost for Domestic Certified Mailings has increased to $5.50 per person. (Effective 2/1/2014)