What is an Alcohol Tax Bond?
You need to obtain a bond to protect the public. If you do not pay the required taxes to the government while selling or manufacturing alcohol, a claim can be filed on your bond. If you would like to learn more about what surety bonds are and how they work, you can read our detailed guide here.
If you're unsure whether you need a bond, you can select your state from the list below to view the bond requirements.
What will your bond cost?
Bond costs are a small percentage of the bond amount and vary by applicant, bond amount and bond type. You can get a general idea of costs using our instant cost estimate tool. If you're ready for a firm quote, you can apply and get an exact quote instantly online.
Why our rates are so low
When it comes to surety bond insurance, there is safety in numbers. As the largest volume surety bond writer in the country, we are able to obtain the lowest rates from the strongest bonding company partners.
Frequently Asked Questions
Apply online, receive an instant quote, sign the indemnity agreement, pay on our website and we will ship the bond out to you.
Yes. We have exclusive markets that allow us to write bonds if you have credit problems. Apply on our website and get approved instantly.
Brewers, distillers and sellers of various alcohol products (wine, beer, liquor, etc.) may be required to obtain this bond. However, this will vary depending on the obligee. Contact your state to determine the exact requirements or view our bond requirement list.
We have the forms on file. If we do not have the form, you need to obtain it from the obligee (the one requiring the bond).
You must contact us immediately, as we have a team of claim specialists here to find a resolution for you. Keep in mind, it is crucial that you work with an expert in the surety industry. Learn more about how to ensure you choose the proper bond company.
You can take a look at our full list of license and permit bonds.