What should I do if I have a check or energy draft for a deceased taxpayer?

Write “VOID” across the face of the check/draft and mail it with a request for replacement, along with the following documents attached:

  1. A Claim for Refund Due a Deceased Taxpayer (MI-1310)
  2. The death certificate, or Letters of Authority (If a Personal Representative has petitioned the court for Letters of Authority, a copy is required)

Allow 90 days to receive a response for returned checks

Allow 120 days to receive a response for returned energy drafts.

Mail checks to:

Michigan Department of Treasury
Office of Financial Services
P.O. Box 30788
Lansing, MI 48909

Mail drafts to:

Michigan Department of Treasury
P.O. Box 30757
Lansing, MI 48909