Sample "Statutory Notice"
Dear Check Writer:
You are hereby notified that a check numbered __________ in the face amount of $____________, issued by you on ________________________ drawn upon _______________________ bank, and payable to ___________________________, has been dishonored. Pursuant to Indiana law you have 10 days from receipt of this notice to tender payment of the full amount of such check plus a service charge which may not exceed the greater of $27.50 or 5% (but not more than $250) of the amount due.
Unless this amount is paid in full within the time specified above, the holder of such check may turn over the dishonored check and all other available information relating to this incident to the Prosecuting Attorney for criminal prosecution.