There is no charge for filing an answer in the US District Court.
What is the fee for [insert action here]? +
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When opening a case electronically, how do I pay the filing fee? +
You are to pay the case initiation fee by credit card via Pay.gov during the filing of the complaint, petition, or notice of removal transaction. The Pay.gov screens will not appear for those filers who indicate that they are concurrently filing an application to proceed in forma pauperis (IFP Application) or filing a new case on behalf of the United States of America.