Montana Code Annotated 2021



Part 7. Collection of Delinquent Taxes -- Warrant for Distraint

Filing With District Court

15-1-704. Filing with district court. (1) After issuing a warrant, the department may file the warrant with the clerk of a district court. The clerk shall file the warrant in the judgment docket, with the name of the taxpayer listed as the judgment debtor.

(2) A copy of the filed warrant may be sent by the department to the sheriff or agent authorized to collect the tax.

(3) A judgment lien filed pursuant to this section may be renewed for another 10-year period, upon motion, or by judgment for that purpose founded upon supplemental pleadings.

History: En. Sec. 4, Ch. 439, L. 1981; amd. Sec. 8, Ch. 529, L. 1995; amd. Sec. 56, Ch. 42, L. 1997; amd. Sec. 5, Ch. 515, L. 2001.