CBP to increase Merchandise Processing Fee / Jan 1 2018

Customs Fees to Adjust on January 1, 2018

U.S. Customs and Border Protection (CBP) announced in a recent Federal Register notice that the Merchandise Processing Fee (MPF) will be adjusted and increased to account for inflation effective January 1, 2018.

The new minimum MPF will be $25.67 and the new maximum MPF will be $497.99. The rate for calculating MPF (0.3464) remains unchanged. The MPF for informal entries will increase to $2.05.

To review the notice and other scheduled fee increases, please see the Federal Register notice:


This information is being brought to you by legal counsel for the Northern Border Customs Brokers Association: Gunfeld | Desiderio | Lebowitz | Silverman & Klastadt LLP

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