Option Two - Minnesota Tax Court

Tax Deadline

Taxpayers have until April 30 of the year taxes are due to file an appeal with the Minnesota Tax Court.

Small Claims

You may file with the Small Claims Division if you are appealing one of the following situations:

  • The appeal involves the denial of the homestead classification
  • The assessor's estimated market value of your property is less than $300,000
  • The entire parcel is classified as a residential homestead and the parcel has no more than 1 dwelling unit
  • The entire property is classified as an agricultural homestead


The fee to file in the Small Claims Division of Tax Court is $150, plus a Crow Wing County law library fee of $10. Decisions made by the Small Claims Division are final and cannot be appealed further.

Regular Division

If none of the above situations apply, or if you choose, you may file directly with the Regular Division of Tax Court. The fee to file is $310, plus a Crow Wing County law library fee of $10, plus you are required to pay for the court reporter's time.

Additional Information

For more information contact: 

Minnesota Tax Court
Minnesota Judicial Center, Suite 245
25 Rev. Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Boulevard
St. Paul, MN 55155

Phone: 651-296-2806
Phone: 800-627-3552 (toll free) 

Questions may be emailed to the tax court.