Notary Bulletin Hotline Tip: Fees For Notarizing Simple Documents By Kelle Clarke on January 29, 2014 in Hotline Tips What is the maximum amount I can charge for notarizing a simple document, such as a signature on a letter? – E.M., Brooklyn, NY The maximum fee you can charge as a New York Notary is $2 per signature. Hotline answers are based on the laws in the state where the question originated and may not reflect the laws of other states. If in doubt, always refer to your own state statutes. – The Editors Kelle Clarke is a Contributing Editor with the National Notary Association. Confronted with a tricky notarization? Unsure how to proceed? NNA members have unlimited access to our expertly trained NNA Hotline counselors to help you with all of your notarial questions. Call (888) 876-0827, Monday through Friday, 5 a.m. to 7 p.m. PST; Saturday, 5 a.m. to 5 p.m. PST Email Share Leave a Comment Required * Name * Email *(for verfication purposes only) Comment * Enter the text shown in this image *(text is case sensitive)All comments are reviewed and if approved, will display.