Payments made to the Minnesota Department of Revenue that are guaranteed to be honored by the financial institution that issued them. The department recognizes the following as secured funds:
- Cashier’s check
- Money order
- State tax refund
- Bank wire transfer
- Escrow payment from a title company after a closing
- Credit card payments entered by a Minnesota Department of Revenue collector
NOTE: Not all funds deemed secure by the department are also considered secure by a referring agency. To ensure that a payment made directly to a referring agency is secure, contact them directly.