What is the Difference between CBP Form 3461 and 7501?
If you are new to importing or an experienced importer, you will have likely come across two forms when your licensed customs house broker (CHB) has submitted your shipment to US Customs and Border Protection (CBP) for customs clearance purposes. When importing your cargo into the U.S., complete information must be provided when filling out these forms in order to avoid any issues with the clearance of your goods. In most cases, your CHB will handle this entire process for you once you authorize them with a Power of Attorney (POA). But you, as the Importer of Record (IOR) are still responsible for all duties/t