MICRO ENTITY STATUS
Here’s more information to help you determine if you qualify to file a patent application and claim microentity status. If you are eligible, the USPTO will reduce most patent fees by 75%.
Gross income – Use form SB/15a to certify:
- The applicant qualifies as a small entity
- No inventor and no other applicant has been named as an inventor
- No inventor and no other applicant in the calendar year preceding the calendar year in which the applicable fee is being paid
- No inventor and no other applicant has assigned, granted or conveyed a license.