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How to get a $180,000 new gTLD refund Kevin Murphy , March 30, 2012, 10:06:48 (UTC), Domain Policy ICANN will give new gTLD applicants a $180,000 refund on their application fee if they withdraw before May 2, it has emerged. This refund is not mentioned in the Applicant Guidebook, in which the maximum refund available is $148,000. Nor could I find any reference to it on the ICANN new gTLDs microsite. However, in response to an inquiry from DI last night, an ICANN customer service rep said: Applications withdrawn prior to the posting of the applied-for strings are qualified for a $180000 refund (if such payment has been made and reconciled by ICANN). The USD5000 registration fee is non-refundable. The posting of the applied-for strings occurs approximately 2 weeks after the end of the application window, which closes on 12 April 2012. Applications withdrawn after the postin...

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