USA – Regulatory Information – US CBP Accepting Requests for Duty Payment Extensions

The US Customs and Border Protection (CBP) published a notice (CSMS #42097586) that they will accept requests for additional days of payment on estimated duties, taxes, and fees due to the severity of the COVID-19 emergency. 

Requests should be directed to the Office of Trade, Trade Policy and Programs as per the CSMS (Cargo Systems Messaging Service) guidance.  Requests will be reviewed and approved on a case by case basis and CBP is expected to provide further information via CSMS in the coming days. ​