Ohio Bill of Sale

The specifics of the transaction of personal items are documented in the Ohio bill of sale forms. The vendor and purchaser must keep documents in case there are any questions about the proprietorship of the item in the future. These documents can be utilized to transfer any type of item, although they're most typically used to transfer automobiles and vessels.

Ohio bill of sale form templates

Ohio Bill of Sale

Form types

Motor vehicle bill of sale

An Ohio motor vehicle bill of sale is a legalized paper that proves the car was legitimately purchased in Ohio. This form contains vital details on the purchaser, the vendor, the automobile, and the proprietorship transfer. It is commonly requested as evidence of proprietorship at the time of documentation.

Boat bill of sale

An Ohio vessel bill of sale is a legalized paper that documents the boat's proprietorship transfer. The document will outline the details of the purchaser and vendor, the car being sold, and state the conditions of the proprietorship transfer. This document is acceptable for use during the documentation procedure.

General bill of sale

In Ohio, an Ohio general bill of sale is a legalized paper that verifies the transaction of private items between two private individuals or entities. The form contains details regarding the item, and also the vendor, purchaser, and proprietorship transfer. Authentication is required.

Firearm bill of sale

An Ohio firearm bill of sale is a legalized paper that serves as proof that a handgun was transacted lawfully in the state of Ohio. It provides details about the purchaser, the vendor, the transfer of proprietorship, and the identity of any firearm being transacted. A notary will be required for this form.

Forms for Vehicle Documentation

  • Certificate of Title (request for duplicate titles at the local deputy registrar license agency); 

  • Sale Document; 

  • Odometer Disclosure Statement (Form BMW-3724);

  • An acceptable driver's permit is required.

  • If the owner authorizes another person to register the car on their behalf, an Ohio Motor Vehicle Power of Attorney is needed.

  • Documentation cost, as well as

  • Evidence of insurance that meets the minimum requirements:

    • Twenty-five thousand US dollars for a single person's physical injury or demise (for every accident);

    • Fifty thousand US dollars for two or more person's physical injury or demise (for every accident); and 

    • Twenty-five thousand US dollars for belongings destruction (for every accident).

Forms for Vessel Documentation

  • DNR Form 8460R (Certified Vessel Registration Application);

  • A Sale Document;

  • If the vessel requires titling, an authenticated copy of the prototype title is signed over to the purchaser, or a manufacturer's statement of origin, or for new cars bought through a merchant. 

  • An acceptable driver's permit or government-issued identity; and

  • Remittance of all documentation costs is determined by the length of the vessel and its mode of propulsion.

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