New for 2018! Commissions on equity options trades capped at $10 per leg!

FOR 2018! Capped commissions on equity options trades! Learn More

2018! Equity option capped commissions! More

Commissions & fees


Options on Stock1
$1.00/contract to open
$0.00 commission to close
All stock options trades incur a clearing fee of $0.10 per contract
New for 2018! Equity option commission capped at $10 per leg. More
Options on Futures3
$2.50/contract to open
$0.00 commission to close
All futures options trades incur a clearing fee of $0.30 per contract + exchange fees
$5.00 flat rate to open
$0.00 commission to close
All stock trades incur a clearing fee of $0.0008 per share
$1.25/contract to open
$1.25/contract to close
All futures trades incur a clearing fee of $0.30 per contract + exchange fees
More information on futures trading can be found here


Debit Balance


Base Rate +/-

$0 - $24,999


Base Rate + 1.00%

$25,000 - $49,999


Base Rate + 0.50%

$50,000 - $99,999


Base Rate

$100,000 - $249,999


Base Rate - 0.50%

$250,000 - $499,999


Base Rate - 1.00%

$500,000 - $999,999


Base Rate - 1.50%

$1,000,000 +


Base Rate - 2.00%

Base Rate = 7%. Subject to change without notice


Banking Fees

ACH Deposits & Withdrawals


Outgoing Domestic Wire


Outgoing Foreign Wire


Reorg Wire Fee

$25 minimum

ACH Notice of Correction


Domestic Check


Foreign Check


Dividend Check


Overnight Check Delivery - Domestic


Overnight Check Delivery - International


Returned Check / Wire / ACH / Recall


Check Copies


Stop Payment on Apex Issued Checks


Outgoing ACAT Transfers


Transfer and Ship Certificate


Certificate Processing

$300 minimum

Certificate Processing Return

$100 minimum

Restricted Stock Processing


IRA Closing Fee


Annual IRA Maintenance Fee


Prepayment Fee

Greater of 0.2% or $20

Transfer on Death Account Transfer Fee

Trade-Related Fees

Exercise and Assignment


Options Regulatory Fee

$0.0343 / contract

FINRA TAF4 - Stock Sales

$0.000119 / share

FINRA TAF4 - Option Sales

$0.002 / contract

SEC Fee5

$13.00 / 1,000,000.00 in sales

Clearing Fees - Equities

$0.0008 / share

Clearing Fees - Options

$0.10 / contract

Clearing Fees - Futures

$0.30 / contract


$0.02 / contract

Voluntary Corporate Actions (Reorg/Tender Offers)


Paper Confirms

$2 / confirm

Paper Monthly and Quarterly Statements

$5 / statement

Paper Tax Statements

$5 / statement

Paper Prospectus

Regulatory Fee on Equity and Option Sales5

$2.50 / mailing

Third Party Distribution Notification


DTC Delivery


Mutual Fund Liquidation

$20 / fund

Regulatory Fee on Equity and Options Sales5

(see below)

Non-Transferable Security Fee

$10 / mo. per security

ADR Fees6

Miscellaneous Fees

Overnight Domestic Mail


Overnight International Mail

Single-Listed Exchange Proprietary Index Options Fees:



Fee Per Contract


S&P 500 Index



Russell 2000 Index



CBOE Market Volatility Index



S&P 100 Index (American-style exercise)



S&P 100 Index (European-style exercise)



Dow Jones Industrial Average Index 1/100



NASDAQ 100 Index


tastyworks reserves the right to modify any fees and pass-through any third party fees necessary to effectively manage your account without prior notice. If you have any questions, please send an email to customer support at

1 Options exchanges assess an Options Regulatory Fee (referred to as the “ORF fee”) on options transactions executed by its member that clear in the customer range at Options Clearing Corporation (“OCC”) regardless of the marketplace of execution. The effective rate of the ORF fee is per contract with no minimum per trade. The total regulatory charge will be rounded up to the nearest penny. Please note Exchange Fees are subject to change.

2 Per share fee charges may apply. Customers may pay additional market-related expenses incurred in connection with orders or related customer accounts, including cancellation fees, product specific fees, regulatory fees, and expenses associated with Make/Take fees.

3 Exchange, clearing and regulatory Fees.

4 FINRA levies a Trading Activity Fee (TAF) for sales covered equity securities that tastyworks passes through to you. The FINRA TAF for stock is currently $0.000119 per share with a per-transaction cap of $5.95. The FINRA TAF for options sales is currently $0.002 per contract.

5 When you sell an equity or an option, a regulatory fee is included on your confirmation. tastyworks is required to pay this fee to the applicable regulatory agency based on the volume of securities sold. As of May 22, 2018, the sale of equity securities is $13.00 for every $1,000,000 in sales. tastyworks reserves the right to pass-through any additional regulatory or exchange transaction fees.

6 When trading American Depository Receipts (ADR), fees may apply and are passed through.