A. The contractor must be engaged in a renovation contract with a direct payment permit holder and must have been issued a copy of the direct payment permit. The contractor must then issues CERT-133 to the retailers and subcontractors on a job-specific basis. The contractor may issue CERT-133 to subcontractors as a blanket certificate for services that are recurring in nature, such as plumbing, building maintenance, and landscaping.
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