02 ncac 61 .0108             LICENSE FEES AND APPLICATIONS

(a)  Applications for a license shall be on a form provided by the Division and shall include the following information:

(1)           the name of the business;

(2)           the physical address for the plant or operation;

(3)           the name, title, mailing address and telephone number for the contact person for the license; and

(4)           the type of bedding items the business manufactures.

(b)  The applicant shall submit a verification from the applicant's chief financial officer that he has examined the records of the applicant and that the information provided in accordance with G.S. 130A‑269(h) correctly reflects the information contained in the records of the applicant.  However, if the Division has reason to believe that the information provided is incomplete, misleading or incorrect, the Division may require the applicant to obtain a certification of the required information by an independent Certified Public Accountant licensed to practice in North Carolina.

(c)  License fees may be paid in full on March 1 of each year or in quarterly installments on March 1, June 1, September 1, and December 1 of each year.  Applicants who have not operated for a full calendar year may owe additional fees or be due a refund for the first year's operation, depending on the business volume eligible for stamp exemption fee payment.  Application forms for making the determination of fee payment owed or refunded shall be furnished by the Division.  When the requirements of G.S. 130A‑269(c) can be met, the option described by G.S. 130A‑269(d) will no longer be available to the applicant.

(d)  Applicants who have gone out of business in the initial year of their operation and who have paid the license fee in accordance with G.S. 130A‑269(d) may apply for a refund for the remainder of the calendar year upon providing verified proof of the bedding units sold or manufactured in North Carolina during the operating portion of the calendar year.

(e)  All forms may be obtained from the Public Health Pest Management Section.


History Note:        Authority G.S. 106-65.107;

Eff. April 1, 1984;

Amended Eff. September 1, 1990; January 1, 1988;

Transferred from 15A NCAC 18B .0208 Eff. May 1, 2012.