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Small Claims: Filing a Claim


Here are the forms you need to file a Small Claims action.  In the Checklist linked directly below, you'll see which forms you need to file, when, and other important procedural information on how to file your case.  Below that you will find a more comprehensive guide to Small Claims actions in Milwaukee County.


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Form Number  
Name of Form
Forms for Download
SC-500 Small Claims Summons & Complaint
Small Claims Complaint Page 2
use if you need more space to explain facts
 Petition for Waiver of Fees and Costs - Affidavit of Indigency
CV-410B Order on Petition for Waiver of Fees and Costs


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If you are filing a Small Claims action in Milwaukee County Circuit Court, here is a guide to help you along the way.
Guide Number
Name of Form
Guides for Download
SC-6000 Basic Guide to Wisconsin Small Claims Actions for Milwaukee County 
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