Iowa Power of Attorney Forms

The Iowa Power of Attorney Forms are a set of legal agreements that give one person, known as the Attorney-in-Fact, the power to act and make decisions in place of another person, known as the Principal. These forms generally cover financial matters although depending on the agreement they can also cover everything from medical treatments to childcare.

Form Description Types

Iowa Durable Power of Attorney Form

The Iowa Durable Power of Attorney Form gives the Attorney-in-Fact the power to act on behalf of, or make decisions for, the principal in financial matters, even if the Principal is declared incapable of making their own decisions by a…Read more ›

Iowa General Power of Attorney Form

The Iowa General Power of Attorney Form gives the Attorney-in-Fact the power to manage almost all of the Principal’s financial matters. This includes depositing or withdrawing from the Principal’s bank accounts, purchasing insurance and overseeing the Principal’s investments. In some…Read more ›

Iowa Medical Power of Attorney Form

The Iowa Medical Power of Attorney Form gives the Attorney-in-Fact the power to act on behalf of the Principal in matters of medical treatments or health care. Note that, under Iowa state law, this agreement is required to be witnessed…Read more ›

Iowa Limited Power of Attorney Form

The Iowa Limited Power of Attorney Form gives the Attorney-in-Fact the power to make decisions on behalf of the Principal in one specific area. It may even restrict the Attorney-in-Fact to making a single decision or performing specific action, such…Read more ›

The forms below are the most common examples of Power of Attorney agreements that can usually be adapted to fit almost any of a Principal’s needs. The Principal should carefully read whichever form they choose and ensure that they are only handing over the power they wish to hand over and only under the circumstances they wish to. A lawyer can be consulted, although it is usually not necessary.

Iowa Power of Attorney Law

  • Iowa Code, Title XV, Chapter 633B