Why Do You Need a California Guarantee Payment of Taxes in Subdivisions Bond?
Surety bonds protect the public, not you. They guarantee you will follow the rules while operating your business. If you have other questions about surety bonds, visit our surety bond education section.
What is the Process?
Please follow the steps below to ensure you meet all requirements of the Auditor-Collect/Treas/Tax Coll/Prop Tax Div to operate your business legally (each state department has their own requirements and process). If you need assistance with determining your requirements, please contact us for help.
- Obtain a business license application from the Auditor-Collect/Treas/Tax Coll/Prop Tax Div.
- Apply for your surety bond and get an instant approval.
- Send your California license application and your signed bond to the Auditor-Collect/Treas/Tax Coll/Prop Tax Div.