My Account Deeds.com Real Estate Deeds

Minnesota - Carlton County Trustee Deed Individual Form

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


Carlton County Trustee Deed Form Page 1

Trustee Deed Form - Carlton County

Fill in the blank form formatted to comply with all recording and content requirements.
Included document last updated 2/25/2020


Carlton County Trustee Deed Guide Page 1

Trustee Deed Guide - Carlton County

Line by line guide explaining every blank on the form.
Included document last updated 3/26/2020


Carlton County Completed Example of the Trustee Deed Document Page 1

Completed Example of the Trustee Deed Document - Carlton County

Example of a properly completed form for reference.
Included document last updated 2/20/2020


*The Following Minnesota and Carlton 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 $3,000. 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. To submit the e-CRV, visit this url: https://www.revenue.state.mn.us/electronic-certificate-real-estate-value-ecrv


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.


Checkout and Download Forms

Frequently Asked Questions:

  • How long does it take to get my forms?
    • Forms are available immediately after submitting payment.
  • 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.
  • How do I get my forms, are they emailed?
    • After you submit payment you will see a page listing the forms you ordered with a download link to the pdf form file. You download the forms to your computer. You will also receive an email with a link to your download page in case you need it later.
  • What type of files are the forms?
    • All of our forms are PDFs. You will need to have or get Adobe Reader to use our forms. Adobe Reader is free software that most computers already have installed.
  • Can the forms be re-used?
    • 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 Carlton County ?
    • Yes. Our form blanks are guaranteed to meet or exceed all formatting requirements set forth by Carlton County including margin requirements, content requirements, font and font size requirements.
  • Do I have to enter all of my property information online?
    • No. The blank forms are downloaded to your computer and you fill them out there, at your convenience.
  • Can I save the completed form, email it to someone?
    • Yes, you can save your deed form at any point with your information in it. The forms can also be emailed, blank or complete, as attachments.
  • Do I need any special software to use these forms?
    • You will need to have Adobe Reader installed on your computer to use our forms. Adobe Reader is free software that most computers already have installed.
  • Are there any recurring fees involved?
    • No. Nothing to cancel, no memberships, no recurring fees.

Areas covered by these Trustee Deed Individual Forms:

  • Carlton County

Including:

  • Barnum
  • Carlton
  • Cloquet
  • Cromwell
  • Esko
  • Holyoke
  • Kettle River
  • Moose Lake
  • Sawyer
  • Wrenshall
  • Wright

Checkout and Download Forms

What is the Minnesota Trustee Deed Individual?

What's in a Minnesota Trustee's Deed?

Minnesota allows for two main types of trustees deeds: one between individuals, and one for use by business entities. The primary differences between the two forms are that the deed intended for businesses contains details about the corporate entity and the laws under which it was formed, and a corporate notary acknowledgement, while the form for individuals does not require that information. This article focuses on the trustee's deed for individuals.

A trustee's deed conveys title to real property held in a non-testamentary trust. The deed is named for the executing trustee, unlike other deed forms, which are named for the warranties of title they contain. Trustees are authorized to sell property under Minn. Stat. 501C.0816.

In a trust arrangement, the trustee holds legal title to property conveyed to the trust by the settlor, for the benefit of the trust's beneficiaries. A beneficiary is someone with a present or future interest in the trust (Minn. Stat. 501C. 0103). The settlor establishes the provisions of the trust, including the designation of a trustee and a trust beneficiary, in the trust instrument, which typically is not recorded.

In Minnesota, the trustee's deed is a modified quitclaim deed, containing the granting language "convey and quitclaim." A quitclaim deed merely grants "all right, title, and interest of the grantor in the premises described" to the grantee, and contains no warranty of title (Minn. Stat. 707.07).

The deed names the trustee and the trust on behalf of which the trustee is authorized to act. As with all other forms of conveyance, the deed requires the name, vesting information, and address of the grantee. In addition, the deed recites the full legal description of the premises conveyed, and indicates whether the deed is to be recorded in the abstract or Torrens system (the Office of the Recorder for the county in which the property is situated handles recording for both systems).

In a nutshell, the Torrens system is a system of recording whereby the state guarantees the title through a more rigorous certification process; conveyances submitted in the abstract system meeting basic recording requirements will be recorded, but the title is not guaranteed.

Finally, all conveyances in Minnesota need to contain the drafter's information, and an address to which property tax statements can be sent.

Minnesota statutes require an Electronic Certificate of Real Value (eCRV) to accompany deeds with a consideration of $1,000 or more (Min. Stat. 272.115). The certificate is submitted online through the Department of Revenue. For transfers requiring an eCRV, the electronic certificate number must be reflected on the first page of the documents. Considerations of $500 or less qualify for the minimum deed tax. Because the eCRV contains more specific information for a majority of documents, the consideration statement reflected on the face of the deed is typically generic.

Pursuant to Minn. Stat. 103I.235, sellers of real property must submit a well disclosure certificate, along with the $50 well disclosure certificate fee, before agreeing to a transfer. Subd. 1(c) of that statute explains that the certificate is unnecessary "if the seller does not know of any wells on the property" and includes a statement to that effect on the deed. A deed may also state that the status of wells on the property has not changed since the previously filed certificate. Finally, recite the electronic well disclosure certificate number if relevant to the property.

All acting trustees must sign the deed in the presence of a notary public or other authorized officer before submitting the deed for recording at the county level. A certificate of trust and/or affidavit of trustee may be required alongside the trustee's deed.

Each situation is unique, so contact an attorney with any questions about trustee's deeds, trusts, and directions relating specifically to your situation.

Checkout and Download Forms

Save Time and Money

Get your Carlton County Trustee Deed Individual form done right the first time with Deeds.com Uniform Conveyancing Blanks. At Deeds.com, we understand that your time and money are valuable resources, and we don't want you to face a penalty fee or rejection imposed by a county recorder for submitting nonstandard documents. We constantly review and update our forms to meet rapidly changing state and county recording requirements for roughly 3,500 counties.

Our Promise

The documents you receive here will meet, or exceed, the Carlton County recording requirements for formatting. If there's an issue caused by our formatting, we'll make it right and refund your payment.

Customer Reviews:

4.8 out of 5 (1243 Reviews)


March 28th, 2020

Name: John G.

Review: Applied for my Notice of Commencement to be recorded and it went very smoothly and fast. Will use again if a need irises. Thank You

Reply from Staff on March 28th, 2020

Thank you for your feedback John, glad we could help.


March 27th, 2020

Name: Paul A.

Review: Your service is awesome!

Reply from Staff on March 27th, 2020

Thank you!


March 27th, 2020

Name: Kimberly H.

Review: Very fast and easy to use!

Reply from Staff on March 27th, 2020

Thank you Kimberly. Have a fantastic day.


March 27th, 2020

Name: David J.

Review: Very easy to use and saved a lot of time

Reply from Staff on March 27th, 2020

Thank you!


March 27th, 2020

Name: Karina C.

Review: The process was very convenient, fast, and efficient. I appreciated the messaging feature which provided real-time communication. I would certainly recommended this service to anyone needing it.

Reply from Staff on March 27th, 2020

We appreciate your business and value your feedback. Thank you. Have a wonderful day!


March 27th, 2020

Name: Debra C.

Review: Excellent service. Love the site.

Reply from Staff on March 27th, 2020

Thank you for your feedback. We really appreciate it. Have a great day!


March 27th, 2020

Name: Kristina R.

Review: Fast and friendly service. I will use Deeds.com again.

Reply from Staff on March 27th, 2020

We appreciate your business and value your feedback. Thank you. Have a wonderful day!


March 26th, 2020

Name: ROBERT J.

Review: Easy to order!

Reply from Staff on March 26th, 2020

Thank you!


March 26th, 2020

Name: Robert W.

Review: Easier than I thought. No problem Nice service

Reply from Staff on March 26th, 2020

Thank you!


March 26th, 2020

Name: Kelly W.

Review: Great resource! Wish you could expand to more than just deeds, but then you would have to rename it. :) Thanks! Kelly

Reply from Staff on March 26th, 2020

Thank you!


Checkout and Download Forms

Express Checkout (Download)

Price: $19.97

Notice: Placing an order constitutes your explicit agreement with our Terms of Use