Filing Fees

For Filing A Will without Probate No Charge
For Filing A Will to be Probated without Appointment $15.00
$10,000 and under $20.00
$10,001 - $20,000 $40.00
$20,001 - $30,000 $60.00
$30,001 - $40,000 $75.00
$40,001 - $50,000 $95.00
$50,001 - $75,000 $125.00
$75,001 - $100,000 $190.00
$100,001 - $150,000 $250.00
$150,001 - $200,000 $325.00
$200,001 - $250,000 $375.00
$250,001 - $300,000 $450.00
$300,001 - $400,000 $500.00
$400,001 - $500,000 $575.00
$500,001 - $750,000 $625.00
$750,001 - $1 Million $700.00
$1,000,001 - $1.5 Million $750.00
$1,500,001 - $2 Million $875.00
More than $2,000,000 $950.00
see below

and continuing in steps of $100 for every increase in value of $500,000 or part  thereof above $2,500,000.     

$2,501,000 - $3,000,000 = $1,050.00;
$3,000,001 - $3,500,000  = $1,150.00;
$3,500,001 - $4,000,000 = $1,250.00, etc.                          

Fee for All Other Subsequent Informal Appointments $25.00
Petition for Change of Name $40.00
Petition for Appointment of Guardian $50.00
Petition for Termination of Guardian $25.00
Petition for Appointment of Conservator $50.00
Petition for Termination of Conservator $25.00
Joint Petitions: Appointment of Guardian & Conservator $75.00
Joined Petitions:  Termination of Guardianship and Conservatorship $50.00
Notice of Domiciliary Foreign Conservator (Rule 54A) $25.00
Accounts Allowed $25.00
Petition for Adoption $65.00
Consent of Non-petitioning Parent for Adoption $25.00
Petition for Termination of Parental Rights $25.00
Surrender and Release of Child for Adoption $25.00
Demand for Notice (Rule 54A) $25.00
Claim Against Estate  (Rule 54A) $25.00
Petition to Resolve Disputed Claim - Also Petition for Allowance $25.00
Petition for Interim Order $25.00
Petition for Order of Complete Settlement $25.00
Petition to Reopen Estate $25.00
All other formal proceedings $25.00
Petition or Complaint in a Civil Proceeding $120.00
Removal to Superior Court (Rule 54A, exclusive of entry fee) $100.00

Notice of Appeal (Rule 54A, exclusive of entry fee)

(In addition a check payable to Treasurer, State of Maine for $120.00)


$100.00
Subpoenas (Rule 54A) $ 5.00 ea
Writs & Renewal of Writ $ 5.00
Certification and Attestation of copies (Rules 54A) $ 5.00
Exemplified certificate(Double Certificate $12+Certification $5+$1/copy $17.00
Petition for Elective Share $120.00
Abstracts $15.00

To Record Forms in Registry of Deeds

Certificate and Abstract (includes deceased + 3 people, $1 each additional) $26.00
N-116 Notice of Appointment of Domiciliary Foreign P.R $22.00
Petition for Elective Share $18.00

 


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