USPTO Fee Information
- Current USPTO Fee Schedule effective March 19, 2013 through December 31, 2013
- Revised USPTO Fee Schedule effective January 1, 2014
FY 2013 Fee Information
- Certification of Micro Entity Status (form SB/15A or SB/15B)
- Frequently Asked Questions about Micro Entity
- Federal Register Notice re: Final Rule – Setting and Adjusting Patent Fees (Effective March 19, 2013) [PDF] (January 18, 2013)
- Federal Register Notice re: Final Rule – CPI Adjustment of Patent Fees for Fiscal Year 2013 (Effective October 5, 2012) [PDF] (September 5, 2012)
FY 2011 Fee Information
- Fees and Budgetary Provisions of the Leahy-Smith America Invents Act (September 16, 2011)
Accepted Payment Methods
* Note: most fees can be paid online over the USPTO Website using these payment methods.
- Office of Finance Online Shopping Page - Pay your patent maintenance fees and get patent bibliographic data.
- Financial Profile - View Payments made to the USPTO
- Financial Profile User’s Guide [PDF] (March 5, 2010)
- USPTO Releases Financial Profile System to the Public (April 15, 2008)
- Fee Schedule Crosswalk FY 2002 to FY 2003. Maps old 3-digit codes to new 4-digit codes
- Frequently Asked Questions About Fee Payments
- Need Help with Fee Payments?
- Fee Processing News
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