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Iowa

Iowa State Treasurer's Office
Great Iowa Treasure Hunt
Director: Karen Austin, Chief of Staff
Office phone: Claims: (515) 281-5367 Reporting: (515) 281-7546
321 E 12th St., 1st Floor Des Moines, IA 50319
Unclaimed Property website: https://greatiowatreasurehunt.gov/

Dormancy Periods

The following dormancy periods are listed in years, unless otherwise noted.

Savings: 3
Checking: 3
Non-bank Money Orders: 7
Certificates of Deposit: 3
Official Bank Checks/MO: 3
Safe Deposit Boxes: 3
Travelers Checks: 15
Life Insurance Matured: 3
Otherwise: 3
All: 3
Casualty: 3
Utility Deposits: 1
Utility Refunds: 1
Dividends: 3
Securities: 3
Debt (bonds): 3* Government bonds - 2
Dissolution/Liquidation: 1
Fiduciaries: 3
Wages: 1
State Courts/Agencies: 2
Federal Courts/Agencies: 3
Mineral Proceeds: 3
All Other Property: 3
IRA Keogh: 3
Gift Certificate: 3
Credit Memos: 3
Vendor-Vendor Payments: 3
Aggregate Amount: 50

Reporting and Payment Due Dates

The following indicates the report and payment due dates for the various property types.

Report Due—Life Insurance: November 1
Report Due—All Others: November 1
Payment Due—Life Insurance: November 1
Payment Due—All Others: November 1
Exceptions: Refer to State law for specific information

Electronic Reporting Capability Schedule

The following indicates which types of reporting formats are accepted by this state.

Diskette: No
Tape: No
Cartridge: No
CD:
NAUPA Format: Yes
Comments: All companies must report electronically

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