City of Wahoo, Nebraska Contractor License Bond

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Who needs a contractor license bond in Wahoo, Nebraska?

Wahoo, Nebraska, requires the following contractors to acquire a $5,000 surety bond or an “acceptable certificate of insurance” to become licensed through the city.

General contractors are not required to become licensed through the city at this time. Other requirements for the above contractors vary by type. These are listed on individual license applications but generally include:

  • A $40 occupation tax
  • Passing examinations
  • Providing proof of certification where necessary

Need help getting the right surety bond? Call us at (888) 435-4191 to talk with a ZipBonds agent. We can get you what you need in a zip! You can also check out our page on contractor license bonds in Nebraska for state-specific information.

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How does a contractor license bond work?

A contractor license bond ensures that contractors meet all client obligations. In signing the bond agreement, contractors agree to follow all applicable standards and regulations of the obligee (City of Wahoo).

If a contractor breaks their agreement, clients can file a claim on the bond for compensation. The surety may cover the costs of valid claims upfront, but contractors are responsible for repaying the surety in full, up to the total bond amount.  

To obtain your bond, you will pay a premium. ZipBonds can often issue these bonds instantly, at premiums starting at just $100.

Frequently Asked Questions

License bonds most often have one-year terms. The specific renewal date will be listed on your bond form. Bonds and licenses need to stay current for you to remain in good standing.

Typically, contractors only need one contractor license bond to work in a city or county. However, there may be some cases where local and state bonds are both required. Read your municipality’s requirements thoroughly to ensure you follow all applicable laws.  

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