Colorado probate can be an involved process that lasts at least six months. While various factors can impact the costs and duration of probate in Colorado, all probate cases will at least be associated with the court costs, including the fees for opening up the case.
The following table presents an overview of the court costs associated with different actions for Colorado probate cases.
|Probate Action||Court Fee*|
|Opening probate for a small estate(valued at ≤$50,000)||$68|
|Opening informal probate for larger estates||$164|
|Opening formal probate for larger estates||$164|
|Filing a petition for a trust action||$164|
|Registering a trust statement||$163|
|Filling a petition to contest a probate claim||$163|
|Depositing a will with the court||$15|