What is Surplus Lines Tax?
Surplus Lines taxes are a state tax associated with surplus lines premiums. These taxes vary from state to state and may change often. Insurance agencies must file surplus lines tax by state.
Understanding Surplus Lines Tax
Each state calculates surplus lines taxes differently. This can become complex if you write surplus lines in multiple states. It is important to stay organized and stay on top of all your different surplus lines tax deadlines in order to stay compliant. Failure to file correctly or on time can lead to hefty fines and penalties. However, utilizing a surplus lines filing service or surplus lines tax calculator can keep you compliant.
Players in the Surplus Lines Insurance Industry
There are so many moving parts in the surplus lines industry. Here are some key terms you need to understand in order to navigate surplus lines. Read More.
Comparing the Safety of the Admitted vs. Non-Admitted Insurance Markets
What makes the Excess and Surplus Lines non-admitted insurance market a viable option? The non-admitted market is a safer bet. Read More.
Lack of Modernization Limits the Surplus Lines Industry
The lack of modernization has not kept up with the rapid advancements envisioned by Insurtech companies. We must innovate to secure the future of the surplus lines industry. Continue Reading.