Within five days after the filing of such list, the court administrator shall return a copy thereof to the county auditor, with a notice prepared and signed by the court administrator, and attached thereto, which may be substantially in the following form:
|State of Minnesota||)|
|County of .||)|
|. Judicial District.|
The state of Minnesota, to all persons, companies, or corporations who have or claim any estate, right, title, or interest in, claim to, or lien upon, any of the several parcels of land described in the list hereto attached:
The list of taxes and penalties on real property for the county of ............................... remaining delinquent on the first Monday in January, ......., has been filed in the office of the court administrator of the district court of said county, of which that hereto attached is a copy. Therefore, you, and each of you, are hereby required to file in the office of said court administrator, on or before the 20th day after the publication of this notice and list, your answer, in writing, setting forth any objection or defense you may have to the taxes, or any part thereof, upon any parcel of land described in the list, in, to, or on which you have or claim any estate, right, title, interest, claim, or lien, and, in default thereof, judgment will be entered against such parcel of land for the taxes on such list appearing against it, and for all penalties, interest, and costs. Based upon said judgment, the land shall be sold to the state of Minnesota on the second Monday in May, ....... The period of redemption for all lands sold to the state at a tax judgment sale shall be three years from the date of sale to the state of Minnesota if the land is within an incorporated area unless it is:
(a) nonagricultural homesteaded land as defined in section 273.13, subdivision 22;
(b) homesteaded agricultural land as defined in section 273.13, subdivision 23, paragraph (a);
(c) seasonal residential recreational land as defined in section 273.13, subdivisions 22, paragraph (c), and 25, paragraph (d), clause (1), in which event the period of redemption is five years from the date of sale to the state of Minnesota;
(d) abandoned property and pursuant to section 281.173 a court order has been entered shortening the redemption period to five weeks; or
The period of redemption for all other lands sold to the state at a tax judgment sale shall be five years from the date of sale.
Inquiries as to the proceedings set forth above can be made to the county auditor of ..... county whose address is ......
|(Signed) . ,|
Court Administrator of the District Court of the
County of .
|(Here insert list.)|
The list referred to in the notice shall be substantially in the following form:
List of real property for the county of ......................., on which taxes remain delinquent on the first Monday in January, .......
Town of (Fairfield),
Township (40), Range (20),
|Names (and Current Filed Addresses) for the Taxpayers and Fee Owners and in Addition Those Parties Who Have Filed Their Addresses Pursuant to section 276.041||Subdivision of
|Total Tax and Penalty|
|John Jones (825 Fremont Fairfield, MN 55000)||S.E. 1/4 of S.W. 1/4||10||23101||2.20|
|Bruce Smith (2059 Hand Fairfield, MN 55000) and Fairfield State Bank (100 Main Street Fairfield, MN 55000)||That part of N.E. 1/4 of S.W. 1/4 desc. as follows: Beg. at the S.E. corner of said N.E. 1/4 of S.W. 1/4; thence N. along the E. line of said N.E. 1/4 of S.W. 1/4 a distance of 600 ft.; thence W. parallel with the S. line of said N.E. 1/4 of S.W. 1/4 a distance of 600 ft.; thence S. parallel with said E. line a distance of 600 ft. to S. line of said N.E. 1/4 of S.W. 1/4; thence E. along said S. line a distance of 600 ft. to the point of beg.||21||33211||3.15|
As to platted property, the form of heading shall conform to circumstances and be substantially in the following form:
City of (Smithtown)
Brown's Addition, or Subdivision
|Names (and Current Filed Addresses) for the Taxpayers and Fee Owners and in Addition Those Parties Who Have Filed Their Addresses Pursuant to section 276.041||Lot||Block||Tax Parcel
|John Jones (825 Fremont Fairfield, MN 55000)||15||9||58243||2.20|
|Bruce Smith (2059 Hand Fairfield, MN 55000) and Fairfield State Bank (100 Main Street Fairfield, MN 55000)||16||9||58244||3.15|
The names, descriptions, and figures employed in parentheses in the above forms are merely for purposes of illustration.
The name of the town, township, range or city, and addition or subdivision, as the case may be, shall be repeated at the head of each column of the printed lists as brought forward from the preceding column.
Errors in the list shall not be deemed to be a material defect to affect the validity of the judgment and sale.
Notwithstanding the provisions of subdivision 1, the commissioner of revenue shall prescribe the form of the list and notice required under subdivision 1. The form shall contain the information required under subdivision 1, but shall be organized and presented in a manner easily read and understood. The print must be easily read and contain standard use of capital and lowercase letters. The court administrator shall use the form prescribed by the commissioner for purposes of this section. The notices published and mailed by the county auditor must also be in the form prescribed by the commissioner.