Who needs a rent receipt?
A rent receipt can be used by landlords to let tenants know that their payment has been received.
What is a rent receipt for?
This example of a rent receipt is to for reference purposes only. In order to use it, you must check with your local landlord association to make sure it is appropriate for your state. Keeping rent receipts can help while doing your taxes. They will also eliminate any arguments that might arise between the landlord and the tenant.
Is the rent receipt accompanied by other forms?
It is optional. A landlord may attach a copy of the check confirming the payment or provide any other document that illustrates the balance due.
When is the rent receipt due?
You should consult your rent agreement. If the payment is monthly it would be appropriate to send a rent receipt every month as well.
How do I fill out a rent receipt?
Simply write the date, the name and the address of the tenant and include the name of the person who paid the rent and the sum of the payment. Add the due date for the paid period. You should also note the balance due. Also, you may check in the box below whether you received the payment by check, cash or credit card.
Where do I send a rent receipt?
Once you’re done, send it to your tenant and don’t forget to keep a copy for yourself.