North Carolina Taxable Fuel Bond

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North Carolina Taxable Fuel Bond

What is a Taxable Fuel Bond?

In pursuant to Section 105-449.72 of the North Carolina General Statutes, the following persons are obligated to obtain a Motor Fuels Tax Liability Bond prior to the issuance of a license:

  • Refiner
  • Terminal operator
  • Supplier
  • Importer
  • Blender
  • Permissive supplier
  • Distributor

The surety bond binds the aforementioned persons to comply with the conditions of the bond which includes ensuring the prompt payment of the necessary taxes by the licensee.
In the event that the registrant defaults on the tax payment, the Obligee of the surety bond will be able to recover the amount due by filing for a bond claim.

What is the Taxable Fuel Bond amount?

The bond amount will vary per license applicant. This will be determined by the Secretary of the Department of Revenue of the State of North Carolina

Distributor
The bond amount should be equal to twice the license applicant’s average expected monthly tax liability.
$2,000 – minimum bond amount
$500,000 – maximum bond amount

Blender
If the license applicant’s average expected annual tax liability is more than $2,000, the bond amount should be equal to twice the license applicant’s average expected monthly tax liability.
$2,000 – minimum bond amount
$500,000 – maximum bond amount

Refiner, Terminal Operator, Supplier, Importer, Permissive Suppler
$2,000,000 – bond amount

If you have determined your bond amount, you may check you bond premium by getting your FREE QUOTE HERE from us!

How can I get a Taxable Fuel Bond?

Here’s how to do get bonded:

  1. You have to send an application to us. If you are ready to do that now, you may APPLY HERE!
  2. After we have received your application, we will ask you to submit the necessary information needed for the underwriting process. These are the following:
    • Your financial capability
    • Your business or job performance history
    • Your credit score

    An expert underwriter will carefully evaluate all three in order to attain the best credit decision possible. To avoid any delay, the information that you should submit should be organized and concise.

  3. Your surety bond will be issued and sent to you!

What are the surety bond conditions?

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