The President has authorized U.S. Customs and Border Protection (CBP) to postpone duty payments for 90 days for certain entries.
Here are the requirements:
CBP has stressed that ports are being directed to be flexible and to exercise discretion as part of the COVID-19 crisis.
For more information see: CSMS #42423171, CSMS #42421561 and TFR Notification. CBP has published a Frequently Asked Questions list regarding the duty deferral and will continue to update this FAQ.
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Robert Shapiro is the chair of Thompson Coburn’s International Trade group.
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