To ensure prompt receipt and processing of your BEA survey forms, we strongly encourage you to use our secure eFile system at Another recommended option: Fax your completed survey form to the number listed on the survey cover page.

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Use BEA's eFile system to file your responses securely, or use secure chat to receive customer service.

BEA's surveys are used to produce accurate and objective statistics on the U.S. economy. These statistics aid decision-making by Congress and Federal officials, help analysts and researchers study the impact of U.S. trade policy on the U.S. and global economy, and help American businesses make informed decisions about hiring, growth, and investment.

Filing via Mail or Fax

Via Mail - Mail reports to one of these addresses...

Via U.S. Postal Service:

Bureau of Economic Analysis
Balance of Payments Division (SSB)
4600 Silver Hill Rd.
Washington, DC 20233

Via Private Express Delivery:

Bureau of Economic Analysis
Balance of Payments Division (SSB)
4600 Silver Hill Rd.
Suitland, MD 20746

Via Fax - Fax reports to:





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When communicating by email with BEA, please do not include sensitive Personally Identifiable Information (PII) in the text or in an unencrypted attachment.

Sensitive PII is information that can be used to distinguish or trace an individual's identity, such as a Social Security Number (full or partial).

Any document containing sensitive PII that is attached to an email must be encrypted. Any email received by BEA that contains sensitive PII in the text or in an unencrypted attachment will be blocked and deleted.

If you have any questions, please contact us using the contact information on the survey you are completing.