Self-Filing

  • Self filing

    QUESTION: I do all of my company’s trade compliance related work; record keeping, classification, entry audits, etc. We do about 150 entries per year. What would be the pros and cons of getting my Customs Broker License? Would it even make sense for me to submit documents for our entries? I believe I have read […]

  • SELF-FILING MULTIPLE BRANDS

    QUESTION: I work for an importer and we self-file our ACE entries to CBP. The company acquired 2 other brands before I started, and they have been using brokers to clear these 2 brands. All 3 brands have separate IOR#s and I am on a payroll under one that I self-file for. I am an […]

  • SELF-FILING PSC IN ACE

    QUESTION: Our company is considering self-filing our post summary corrections (PSC). We would like to benchmark with the ICPA community to see what other companies are doing. 1. Is your company self-filing for PSC? 2. If yes to Q1, please answer the below: a.      What system(s) is/are used for self-filing? b.      How much time in […]

  • SELF-FILING FERTILIZERS

    QUESTION: We are planning to self-file and import chemical fertilizers that include nitrogen based, phosphate based, potassium based, and compound. Can the community educate us on what we need to do to comply with PGA requirements? It seems that 3102 and 05 are subject to APHIS, 3104 FDA. ========== Answer: Congratulations on implementing a self-filing […]

  • QUESTION ON SELF-FILING

    Question: We are a self-filer (Importer), clearing most of our goods via ABI ourselves. However, we also receive goods from Canadian vendors which are cleared at the Northern border by our current courier/brokers. Is it possible for us to clear Canadian shipments ourselves going forward under remote filing aspect? Do we need to apply to […]

  • QUESTION ON SELF-FILING

    Question: We are a self-filer (Importer), clearing most of our goods via ABI ourselves. However, we also receive goods from Canadian vendors which are cleared at the Northern border by our current courier/brokers. Is it possible for us to clear Canadian shipments ourselves going forward under remote filing aspect? Do we need to apply to […]