Below is a list of forms most often used in the import process depending on the commodity, value and origin.
Caribbean (CBTPA) Certificate Of Origin Form 450
For the purpose of obtaining preferential tariff treatment for goods of the Caribbean Basin beneficiary countries, this document must be completed legibly and in full by the exporter and be in the possession of the importer at the time the CBTPA claim is made. Download here.
Certificate Of Origin Form 3229
Certificate of Origin (articles shipped from insular possessions, except Puerto Rico, to the United States).This form is used by importers/exporters to claim preferential duty treatment and by the U.S. Customs and Border Protection to determine eligibility. It is required to obtain or retain a benefit. Download here.
EPA Form 3520-1 (Motor Vehicles)
This form must be submitted to the U.S. Customs and Border Protection (Customs) for each motor vehicle (including motorcycles, disassembled vehicles, kit cars, light-duty vehicle/ motorcycle engines) imported into the U.S., except that this form is not required for motor vehicles that are imported by their original manufacturer and are new and are covered by an EPA certificate of conformity and bear an EPA emission control label. Download here.
EPA Form 3520-21 (Engines, Vehicles)
The Engine Declaration form is required by the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) for the importation of engines, vehicles and equipment whether used on or off road and subject to federal air pollution regulations. Download here.
EPA TSCA Certification Form
Toxic Substance Control Act (TSCA) Certification.This form requires you to certify that all chemical substances in your shipment comply with all applicable rules or orders under TSCA. Download here
FDA Form 2877 (Radiation)
Declaration for Imported Electronic Products Subject to Radiation Control Standards. This form must be completed for electronic products subject to Radiation Control Standards (21 CFR 1010 and 1020-1050) prior to entry into the United States. Download here.
Interim Footwear Detail Sheet
Interim Footwear Detail Sheet. This form requires detailed information about the type of footwear being shipped. Download here.
FCC Form 740
File Form 740 if you’re an importer of radio frequency devices, to declare to the U.S. Federal Communications Commission (FCC) that your devices meet regulation guidelines or that they will be brought into compliance. Download here.
When clearing returning U.S. goods through Customs and Border Protection (CBP), the importer should file a CBP Form 3311 Declaration for Free Entry of Returned American Products. Download here.
Affidavit of Manufacturer
This form must be completed by the manufacturer of the goods and must declare whether drawback was or was not claimed upon export from the United States. Download here.
Andean (ATPDEA) Certificate of Origin form 449
For the purpose of obtaining Andean Trade Promotion and Drug Eradication Act (ATPDEA) preferential tariff treatment for articles classified under certain HTS numbers, this document must be completed legibly and in full by the exporter and be in the possession of the importer at the time the ATPDEA claim is made. Download here.
ADD Non Reimbursement Statement
Importers Blanket Statement of Non-Reimbursement. This is a statement advising CBP whether the importer has been reimbursed, or has entered into any agreement or understanding to be reimbursed, for Anti-Dumping Duty (ADD). Download here.
Owner, Importer USGR Declaration
A declaration by the owner, importer, consignee, or agent having knowledge of the facts regarding the claim for free entry. Download here.