Articles from 2012

60 Second Guide to Using Transfer Price for Customs Valuation Purposes

60 Second Guide to Using Transfer Price for Customs Valuation Purposes

13 July 2012

a)     The customs valuation rules set out six methods to determine an acceptable customs value and these rules must be applied in cascading order

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Tribunal Decision of Importer/Agent Liability for Customs Error

Tribunal Decision of Importer/Agent Liability for Customs Error

03 July 2012

GB Seed Ltd imported millet which benefitted under a duty suspension. That suspension was removed by Regulation 1039/2008 but any shipments that were already en route to the EU could continue to benefit from 0% duty. The EU Regulation was published in the Official Journal.

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EU Updates Authorised Economic Operator (AEO) Guidelines

EU Updates Authorised Economic Operator (AEO) Guidelines

03 July 2012

The EU has issued updated AEO guidelines in a further attempt to ensure common practice in its application across all 27 Member States. The 77 page guidelines should be read in conjunction with the self assessment questionnaire and explanatory notes which were also updated in May 2012.

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EU Takes UK to Court over £15m of Uncollected Customs Duties

EU Takes UK to Court over £15m of Uncollected Customs Duties

03 July 2012

The EU Commission is taking the UK Government to the European Court of Justice for its failure to collect the full amount of customs duties on imports or fresh garlic from China which were incorrectly entered as frozen garlic.

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Anti Dumping Duty Updates June 2012

ADD on Stainless Steel Fasteners from Malaysia, Thailand and the Philippines

ADD on Stainless Steel Fasteners from Malaysia, Thailand and the Philippines

18 June 2012

June 14, 2012- EU Commission initiates an investigation in to circumvention of anti-dumping duty measures on certain stainless steel fasteners (and parts thereof) to movements from Malaysia, Thailand and the Philippines.

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Classification Updates June 2012

Appropriate Customs Processes and Systems

Appropriate Customs Processes and Systems

08 June 2012

New Guidance from HMRC Many companies struggle in coming up for a vision of what appropriate customs processed and systems should look like.

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Classification Updates May 2012

Anti Dumping Duty Updates May 2012

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