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Best way of transfering money to patent offices

How do you get money from your account to any patent offices bank account across the world with certainty of them receiving the correct amount in various currencies as cheap as possible?
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For what reasons might a patent issuance be delayed after the issue fee is paid?

I filed two applications last year in February. Both have been allowed, by different examiners. I received a notice of allowance on the first one three weeks after payment of the issue fee, and it ...
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Is there a time limit for filing a Petition to Accept Late Payment of US Patent Issue Fee (37 CFR 1.137(a)?

After non-payment of a Patent Issue Fee (being due three months after receipt of the USPTO Notice of Allowance) there is the option to file a Petition to Accept Late Payment of Issue Fee when non-...
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Are there annuities to be paid prior to patent grant but to maintain the patent application in the United States?

Are there annuities to be paid prior to patent grant but to maintain the patent application in the United States? CHATGPT says No. But, https://www.quantifyip.com/blog/article6.aspx says yes.
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