Frequently Asked Questions/Answers

Category:  Unclaimed Property

HOW MUCH AND WHAT KIND OF PROPERTY IS INVOLVED?

Each year, millions of dollars in bank accounts, stocks, mutual funds and un-cashed checks are turned over to the Department of Revenue because the owners cannot be located. Safe deposit box contents as well as intangible financial assets, such as stock certificates and bonds are reported to the State.


 

 

 

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Wisconsin Office of the State Treasurer
Physical Address:   B38 W State Capitol, Madison, Wisconsin   -    Mailing Address:   PO Box 7871 Madison, WI 53707
Phone: 608-266-1714
Treasurer@wisconsin.gov


PROCEDURE FOR MAKING REQUESTS
Effective January 1, 2017, the Office of Wisconsin State Treasurer (OST) will follow the same fee guidelines for records requests as the Wisconsin Department of Administration.