To further help our clients successfully negotiate the surplus lines process ILSA offers CATT. This unique tool brings together surplus lines compliance information for all 50 states, the District of Columbia, and Puerto Rico.
CATT Basic calculates premium tax amounts, stamping fees and other state-specific fees, and shows the filing and tax due dates.
ILSA provides FREE access to CATT Premium to all clients enrolled in our Surplus Lines Tax Filing Service. It’s only one part of our Surplus Lines Industry Connection (SLIC)™ platform.
Not a client? Not to worry!
Both the Basic and Premium editions are available on a subscription basis. Click the button below to learn which version best meets your compliance needs. You can also sign up for a FREE 60-Day trial membership to CATT Basic or subscribe to either service immediately!
With CATT Premium, users have access to even more resources, including:
For states that require them, CATT provides the current stamp/legal notice language and formatting instructions.
We’ve compiled key tips for making appropriate filing easier, including links to state websites used for submitting filings.
As a CATT user, you have immediate access to the current versions of state-specific required forms.
CATT also provides links to lists of eligible surplus lines insurers (for all states that maintain such rosters) to making placing surplus lines policies easier.
Many states maintain export lists (also known as white lists) that list of insurance types or coverages which the state regulator overseeing the non-admitted market has declared exempt from diligent search requirements. CATT makes these lists available at your fingertips.
State Payment Instructions
Learn how to properly submit taxes and fees to state regulators, whether by check, EFT, or another method.
Last, but certainly not least, CATT offers at-a-glance reminders of filing and tax due dates to help you stay compliant!