[Sample] Letter for Name Correction

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Sample Letter For Name Correction

New Name of Person
Address of Person
City, State, Zip Code


Name of Bank Manager
Name of Bank
Address of Bank
City, State, Zip Code

RE: Correction of Name for Checking Account Holder ACCOUNT NUMBER

Dear Name of Bank Manager:

This letter is to inform you officially that I have legally changed my name. My previous name that is currently on file in the bank for the above account is PREVIOUS NAME.

I authorize you to change your records to my legal name: NEW LEGAL NAME. I have enclosed a copy of proof of my name change. 

I can be reached at my new Email Address, Phone Number or at the Above Address if you have any questions.


Signature of New Person
Printed New Name of Person
List of Enclosures: Proof of Name Change

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