Clinton County Probate Court

Filing Fees


Deposits for Court Costs

Effective August 1, 2015


Adoptions $ 96.00
    (Placement Only) $ 20.00
Petition Seeking Disclosure of Adoption Records $ 40.00
Authenticated Copies (to file in the Probate Court) $ 10.00
     plus $1.00 per page  
Authenticated Copies (for Probate Clerk to prepare) $ 1.75
     plus $.25 per page  
Change of Name (Adult or Minor) $ 61.00
Complaint For Concealing (embezzling) Assets $ 40.00
Complaint For Construction of Will $ 40.00
Complaint To Determine Heirship $ 40.00
Complaint Seeking Direction $ 40.00
Complaint To Sell Real Estate $ 60.00
Complaint For Writ Citation To Produce Will $ 60.00
Conservatorship $ 115.00
Correction Of Birth Record $ 17.00
Creditor's Written Proof Of Claim (Rule 14.0) $ 10.00
Delayed Registration Of Birth $ 17.00
Estate/Administration $ 125.00
Estate Tax Only $ 15.00
Estate Tax Form 22 Only (When no return is required) $ 15.00
Release Of Estate (plus $1.00 per page for waivers) $ 70.00
Release (form Medicaid purposes only) $ 55.00
Release (Summary) $ 55.00
Reopen Estate $ 20.00
Guardianship (Incompetent of Minor) $ 115.00
Guardianship (for school purposes only) $ 50.00
Minor's Claim $ 40.00
Subpoena $ 35.00
Transfer Of Structured Settlement $ 53.00
Trusts $ 90.00
Will For Record Only $ 15.00
Will And Tax Only $ 20.00
Will Only Admitted To Probate (plus $1.00 per page per waivers) $ 30.00
Will Contest (without a jury) $ 40.00
     (with a jury) $ 150.00
Wrongful Death $ 40.00
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