You may use our online services to obtain an Inheritance Tax Consent to Transfer (formerly known as an Inheritance Tax Release). To apply, click here. Within seven to 10 business days, the Department will review the application and either approve or deny it.
If the application is approved and consent is given, the applicant will receive an email directing him to print a copy of the consent for his records. If the application is denied and consent is not given, the applicant will be contacted by email or by phone. If you cannot apply online or need help applying online, please call (615) 532-6444 for further instructions.