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Probate Court Filing Fees

INITIAL DEPOSITS FOR COURT COSTS

Adoption Step Parent $731.00
2nd Child $454.50
Each Additional Child $454.50
Adoption Home Study (included in adoption fee)
First Child $500.00
Each Additional Child $250.00
Agency Placed Adoption
First Child $231.00
Second Child $204.00
Each Additional Child $204.00
Private Adoption $831.00
Adoption Home Study (included in fee) $600.00
Adult Adoption $204.00
Foreign Adoption $261.00
Application for Placement $791.00
Estates - Full Administration $218.00
Release from Administration $153.00
With Will $173.00
Ancillary Administration $218.00
Deposit Will $40.00
Reopen Estate
Full Administration $54.00
Full Release Estate $58.00
Exceptions to Inventory (Accounting) $128.00
Claim Against Estate $10.00
Insolvency $128.00
Guardianship
Minor $270.00
Each Additional Child $183.00
Incompetent $273.00
Conservatorship $273.00
Transferring in Guardianship $101.00
Motion to Terminate Guardianship $43.00
Minor's Settlement $148.00
Structured Settlement $123.00
Name Change $164.00
Name Conformity $164.00
Wrongful Death $138.00
Complaint to Sell Real Estate $143.00
Trust $155.00
Declaratory Judgment $128.00
Marriage License $50.00
Disinterment of Remains $143.00
Foreign Transcript (coming in) $48.00
plus $1.00 per page
Transcript (going out) $1.00 plus page
plus $1.00 per certification

DEPOSITS MUST ACCOMPANY ALL INITIAL FILINGS OF NEW CASES. OTHERWISE, THE PAPERS WILL NOT BE ACCEPTED FOR FILING. ALL DEPOSITS WILL BE APPLIED TOWARD FINAL COSTS. THE COURT MAY REQUIRE ADDITIONAL DEPOSITS.