Minimum/Maximum Increase of Merchandise Processing Fee (MPF)

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Minimum/Maximum Increase of Merchandise Processing Fee (MPF)

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29-Sep-21

Minimum/Maximum Increase of Merchandise Processing Fee (MPF)

This is a reminder of the upcoming MPF changes.

Per the CSMS message #48938836 from CBP:

Pursuant to the General Notice (86 FR 40864) published July 29, 2021, various changes to user fees within the Consolidated Omnibus Budget Reconciliation Act of 1985 (COBRA) will take effect on October 1, 2021. The General Notice may be accessed here.

The Merchandise Processing Fee (MPF) ad valorem rate of 0.3464% will NOT change. The MPF minimum and maximum for formal entries (class code 499) will change. The minimum will change from $27.23 to $27.75, and the maximum will change from $528.33 to $538.40.

If you have any questions, please contact our Compliance Team or your JSC account supervisor.