Indigent for Costs (IFC)
When a criminal defendant retains private counsel, yet is determined indigent by the Court for
purposes of costs associated with the defense, JAC reviews and audits
bills sent by due process vendors, such as court reporters, investigators, and expert witnesses, for
Below please find JAC’s IFC Policies and Procedures, a guide, and frequently asked questions
regarding this process, as well as necessary forms, sample motions and orders.
A copy of the motion should be served on JAC
prior to the court considering the motion. JAC
will typically respond to a motion within five
business days of receipt of the motion.