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Ask Regina

Q. Our insured had a total loss on their auto and the adjuster is not paying sales tax. Is that correct? A. No, the company owes sales tax to the insured on a total loss, it is part of the … Continue reading

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Your Baja Bound Clients Might Need Mexico Tourist Auto

During Spring many of your clients will be traveling to Mexico for vacation. They might need to be reminded that they will need a separate Mexican Tourist Auto policy while they are there. IIAT Advantage and International Insurance Group (IIG) … Continue reading

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Ask Regina

Q. Our insured backed out of the driveway and hit his wife’s car. Both are insured on the same Texas TDI PAP and the adjuster is applying the collision deductible to each covered auto. Is this correct? A. Yes, if … Continue reading

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Teach, Reinforce, Challenge – IIAT’s Online New Hire Training is Convenient, Affordable and Effective

IIAT’s online New Hire Training is a flexible, affordable and immediate solution to train new employees and current staff. Online training provides an ideal way to fit basic coverage and business skills education into the busy workday. Training modules include: Introduction to … Continue reading

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Rep. Richard Neal to Address Big ‘I’ Legislative Conference

U.S. House of Representatives Ways and Means Committee Chairman Richard Neal (D-Massachusetts) will address Big “I” members during the 2019 Big “I” Legislative Conference Breakfast on Thursday, May 9. Chairman Neal will be a keynote speaker at the event, which … Continue reading

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Trust Your Farm & Ranch Clients to the Best

As an IIAT Advantage partner, State Auto Farm & Ranch offers a diverse program to write a wide range of farming and ranching clients — from cotton-to-equine boarding to cattle to confinements and more. State Auto’s superior products include: Special … Continue reading

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Ask Regina

Q. Does the PAP cover intra-family suits should a family member be injured in the insured’s vehicle in an at-fault accident? A. The TDI PAP limits recovery to any family member to the extent of the minimum limits of liability … Continue reading

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Make an IMPACT: Invest in a Cause Committed to Your Livelihood

Fundraising for IMPACT, IIAT’s state political action committee (PAC), is underway! Why is IMPACT important to you, your business and your clients? IMPACT funds work to support business-minded candidates and elected officials whose decision-making directly affects the overall independent insurance … Continue reading

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NFIP Changes Effective April 1

In accordance with current flood reform laws, April 1, 2019, NFIP Changes will include: An average premium increase of 7%, An expansion to the primary residence designation, and The addition of a severe repetitive loss premium and a clear communications … Continue reading

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Political Clout: How Main Street Agent Groups Stack Up

Political clout in Washington, D.C. is largely measured by political (PAC) fundraising, grassroots strength, and relationships with elected officials. The Big “I” has proven itself unparalleled when it comes to representing main street independent insurance agents in these areas. Year-end … Continue reading

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