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Department of Treasury
Unclaimed Property Division
Director: John Gabriel
Office phone: (615) 253-5362
Unclaimed Property Division, Nashville, TN 37243-0242
Unclaimed Property website: https://claimittn.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: *See Tennessee Code 66-29-109, 45-2-907
Travelers Checks: 15
Life Insurance Matured: 3 *See Tennessee Code 66-29-105(7), 66-29-114
Otherwise: 3
All: 3
Casualty: 3
Utility Deposits: 1
Utility Refunds: 1
Dividends: 3
Securities: 3 *See Tennessee Code 66-29-111
Debt (bonds): Refer to state law (*3 for private 1 for government )
Dissolution/Liquidation: 1
Fiduciaries: 3
Wages: 1
State Courts/Agencies: 1
Federal Courts/Agencies: 1
Mineral Proceeds: 3
All Other Property: 3
IRA Keogh: 3 *See Tennessee Code 66-29-106
Gift Certificate: **See Tennessee Code 66-29-102(9), 66-29-102(24)(c), 66-29-102(30),66-29-110
Credit Memos: 3
Vendor-Vendor Payments: ***See Tennessee Code 66-29-105(c)
Aggregate Amount: <50 (less than 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 1st
Report Due—All Others: November 1st
Payment Due—Life Insurance: November 1st
Payment Due—All Others: November 1st
Negative Report Required: No

Electronic Reporting Capability Schedule

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

Diskette: No
Tape: No
Cartridge: No
CD: No
NAUPA Format: Yes - Required
Comments: Please use the online portal to submit: https://treasury.tn.gov/Unclaimed-Property/Report-Unclaimed-Property/Process-at-a-Glance

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