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Minnesota - Cook County Affidavit of Identity and Survivorship for Transfer on Death Deeds Form

All Cook County specific forms listed below are included in your immediate download:


Cook County Affidavit of Identity and Survivorship Form Page 1

Affidavit of Identity and Survivorship Form - Cook County

Fill in the blank form formatted to comply with all recording and content requirements.
Included document last updated 4/8/2019


Cook County Affidavit of Identity and Survivorship Guide Page 1

Affidavit of Identity and Survivorship Guide - Cook County

Line by line guide explaining every blank on the form.
Included document last updated 4/11/2019


Cook County Completed Example of the Affidavit of Identity and Survivorship Document Page 1

Completed Example of the Affidavit of Identity and Survivorship Document - Cook County

Example of a properly completed form for reference.
Included document last updated 4/8/2019


*The Following Minnesota and Cook County supplemental forms are included as a courtesy with your order.


Certificate of Real Estate Value

Certificate of Real Estate Value

Buyers of real property must file this form if its sale price (or other consideration) is more than $1,000. Effective October 1, 2014, the Minnesota Department of Revenue will no longer accept the paper Certificate of Real Estate Value (CRV). Instead, the e-CRV is being implemented as an electronic replacement to the four-part paper CRV form. Transfer documents almost all require the electronic CRV and, if submitted with a paper CRV, will be rejected and required to be resubmitted with an e-CRV. Please consult the guidelines posted here for a specific list of documents.


Deed Tax

Deed Tax

Form 1 may be used to document your claim for an exempt or minimum tax transfer. This form lists 27 transfer tax exemptions. Form 2 is used if transfer tax is due and must be submitted within 30 days. Note: In the absence of a qualifying reason, deed tax must be based on at least the fair market value of the property being conveyed. The “full” deed tax rate is .0033 (.0034 for Hennepin and Ramsey counties).


Mortgage Registry Tax

Mortgage Registry Tax

Form MRT1 may be used to document your claim for an exemption from mortgage tax or the basis of your tax. The mortgage registry tax rate is .0023 of the amount of the debt being secured (.0024 for Hennepin and Ramsey counties).


Well Disclosure Certificate

Well Disclosure Certificate

Prior to signing an agreement to sell or transfer real property, the seller must always disclose in writing the location and status of all wells on the property to the buyer, along with the legal description and county of the property, and a sketch map showing the location of each well or indicate there are no wells on the property. This form comes with instructions. If there is no well, this form does not need to be completed.


Well Disclosure of Grantee in Deed

Well Disclosure of Grantee in Deed

A form for the grantee (buyer) to acknowledge if there is a well on the property. This form can only be recorded as attachment to the deed.


Affidavit Regarding Seller by Individual(s)

Affidavit Regarding Seller by Individual(s)

This affidavit must be signed and notarized and may be needed if the seller(s) must declare certain facts about the property that is being conveyed.


Affidavit Regarding Purchaser by Individual(s)

Affidavit Regarding Purchaser by Individual(s)

This affidavit must be signed and notarized and may be needed for the purchaser to state knowledge of certain facts regarding the property.


Notary Certificates

Notary Certificates

The supplemental forms in this section can be used as loose certificates by notaries in the state.


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  • How long does it take to get my forms?
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  • What are supplemental forms?
    • Often when a deed is recorded additional documents are required by the state or local jurisdiction. These could be tax related, informational, or even as simple as a coversheet. Supplemental forms are provided for free with your order where available.
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    • Yes. You can re-use the forms for your personal use. For example, if you have more than one property in a given county that you need to transfer you would only need to order our forms once for all of your properties in that county.
  • Are these forms guaranteed to be recordable in Cook County ?
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    • No. The blank forms are downloaded to your computer and you fill them out there, at your convenience.
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Areas covered by these Affidavit of Identity and Survivorship for Transfer on Death Deeds Forms:

  • Cook County

Including:

  • Grand Marais
  • Grand Portage
  • Hovland
  • Lutsen
  • Schroeder
  • Tofte

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What is the Minnesota Affidavit of Identity and Survivorship for Transfer on Death Deeds?

Affidavit of Identity and Survivorship for Transfer on Death Deeds -- Minnesota Form 50.2.3

Minnesota's transfer on death deeds are governed by Minn. Stat. 507.071.

To complete the transfer of property rights after the grantor owner's death, the beneficiary must file an affidavit of identity and survivorship in the county where the land is located (subd.20). The affidavit must contain details about the deceased grantor owner, all beneficiaries, surviving or deceased, a legal description of the real estate, recording information from the transfer on death deed, and the address of the individual or entity who should receive future tax statements.

In addition to the affidavit, include an official copy of the grantor owner's death certificate and a clearance certificate from the Minnesota Department of Human Services. All three forms are required, and may be filed as a unified document with references on the affidavit to the death certificate and clearance certificate, but each may also be recorded individually. Note that the transfer is not completed until all three forms are filed for record.

The beneficiary may complete an online request from the DHS website: https://edocs.dhs.state.mn.us/lfserver/Public/DHS-5893-ENG to obtain the clearance certificate.

Individual counties may require additional information -- check with the local agency responsible for maintaining land records with any questions.

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