TIB

TIB

  • POTENTIAL VIOLATION OF 113.62

    QUESTION: Years ago my company imported glucose strips and declared the entry as a TIB and IFE.  The glucose strips are unapproved medical devices and not registered with the FDA.  The company imported for purposes of exporting to Canada.  I am hired after the fact and unable to obtain proof of export, therefore I filed […]

  • AD/CVD IMPORT UNDER TIB

    QUESTION: Can we import AD/CVD part under TIB? =========== Addl Answer: In the TIB entry you must calculate the ADD and/or CVD amount at 2 times ( or 110% for some TIB’s) into the total TIB bond liability amount For Example Duty = $1,200.00 2 x = $2,400.00 ADD= 1,800.00 2 x = 3,600.00 Total […]

  • AD/CVD IMPORT UNDER TIB

    QUESTION: Can we import AD/CVD part under TIB? =========== Answer: Yes, however, you must export all of the product and properly dispose of waste and scrap material. George Tuttle III Law Offices of George R. Tuttle, A.P.C. 1100 Larkspur Landing Circle, Suite 385 Larkspur, CA 94939 Direct: (415) 288-0428 Cell: (415) 254-5986 Firm: (415) 986-8780 […]

  • ANTICIPATORY TIB BREECH

    QUESTION: We refurbish large machinery in the US. One of our Canadian customers sent us a piece of equipment three years ago for refurbishment. We entered it into the US using a TIB. We have subsequently obtained the maximum two extensions of the TIB. The customer no longer wants their equipment back and wishes to […]

  • TIB EXAM RATES

    QUESTION: We are contemplating using TIB for some of our shipments coming in for repair but were curious if anyone has experience/data on the rate of entries that would be flagged for exams. If you are currently using or have recently used TIB on a regular basis, did you find that the number of entries […]

  • TIB BEST PRACTICES

    QUESTION: Looking for best processes for importing under TIB’s. My company brings goods out of Canada under TIB’s for further processing.  We then export the goods within the specified timeline and we keep track of the volume loss due to the further processing.  We keep track of the timelines, and volumes on a spreadsheet. What […]

  • PACKAGING UNDER TIB

    QUESTION: My company wishes to import a finished product, say a calculator under a TIB.  The calculator will not be altered, nor advanced, nor calibrated, nothing is done to the calculator except that the calculator is going to be packaged along with pencils, note pad to form a kit.  The kit (along with calculator) is […]

  • TIB CLOSURE

    QUESTION: I need assistance regarding the closure of TIB(s).  I have looked on the internet and find it a bit confusing.  Also some of our TIB(s) are exported Canada. ************** Answers: Assuming that your import shipment was designated as “Export Exam Not Required”, then you would just need to provide the export paperwork including the […]

  • TIB PENALTY MITIGATION

    QUESTION: I am looking for feedback regarding a TIB Liquidated Damages Penalty. We are US manufacturer, and imported 6 items which were intended to be manufactured and subsequently re-exported.   Five of the items were exported properly. Unfortunately, the remaining item had to be manufactured into a domestic project and was not exported. We have received […]

  • TIB FOR PACKAGING

    QUESTION: I looked through the, “Ask the Member” library and could not find one that would help in my question.  So here is the operation. We are a packaging company and we do not cause the import nor own the imported goods.  The goods in question are clinical goods that are imported by a Non-Resident […]

  • TIB MITIGATION

    QUESTION: We had an import under TIB 9813.00.0540 which was exported greater than one year past the import date (imported 4/2014).  Under 19CFR10.39 I read the following: If any article entered under Chapter 98, subchapter XIII, HTSUS, except those entered under a carnet, has not been exported or destroyed in accordance with the regulations in […]

  • TIB IMPORTER / EXPORTER

    Question: Is it possible or does it state in the Regulations, that the importer has to be the exporter on a TIB? ************ ANSWER: No it does not. However, one must be careful to clearly spell out on the export documents that the article is being exported to cancel a TIB, state the TIB number, […]