Updated ACE Deployment Schedule and Mandatory Dates


CBP recently published an update ACE deployment schedule that details ACE deployments through February of 2018.

Important mandatory dates are:

  • September 16, 2017: Mandatory use of ACE for Duty Deferral, and e214.
  • December 9, 2017: Mandatory use of ACE for Statements.
  • February 24, 2018: Mandatory use of ACE for electronic Drawback: Core and TFTEA*, Liquidation, and Reconciliation

See the updated document here.

No matter when the deployment happens, be sure to know how your software vendor handles the changes.  SmartBorder is prepared for the changes and will be communicating with its users when the switch-over is announced.

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