Applying for Wool Yarn, Wool Fiber, and Wool Top Duty Compensation Payments

Eligible Applicants

Open to U.S. entities (including firms, corporations, or other legal entities) that imported wool yarn, wool fiber, or wool top of the kind described in subheading 9902.51.13 or subheading 9902.51.14 of the Harmonized Tariff Schedule of the U.S. during the calendar year immediately preceding the payment AND processed the wool yarn, wool fiber, or wool top in the United States.
Any U.S. processor who becomes a successor-of-interest to a processor of the worsted wool yarn, fiber, or top described above because of reorganization or otherwise shall be eligible to apply for such payment.


Submission Instructions

Eligible entities must use the application form below and submit a notarized copy via email to: on or before March 1, 2017. The email subject line should read: 2017 Application: Wool Yarn, Wool Fiber, and Wool Top Duty Compensation Payments."

All applications must include a PDF iconDirect Deposit Sign-Up Form (1199a) and a PDF iconRequest for Taxpayer Identification Number and Certification (W-9). Applicants do not need to submit these forms again in 2017 if they were submitted in 2016 and the information has not changed.

Applications received after the deadline will be rejected without further consideration. No facsimile or mailed (U.S. mail or another delivery service) affidavits will be accepted.

PDF iconApplication for 2017 Compensation Payments for Wool Yarn, Wool Fiber, and Wool Top Duty