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23 Feb 2021

Brexit tax rules and customs explained in new webinars

Retailers impacted by new customs and tax rules as a result of Brexit are invited to attend a series of webinars.

The Government-led events are suitable for businesses which doing any of the following:

  • buy goods from an EU seller and bring them into the UK
  • send goods you’ve sold to a buyer in an EU country
  • haven’t exchanged money but need to move equipment that you use for your business, between the UK and the EU.

The following hour-long webinars are available:

Exporting: what you need to do to keep your goods moving: An overview of the actions you need to take now before you export goods from Great Britain to the EU and move goods between Great Britain and Northern Ireland.

Key processes include – zero-rated VAT, customs declarations, using an intermediary as well as licences, certificates, and authorisations.

Register here to take part if you’re planning to export. This webinar runs on March 2 (1.45pm).

Customs Import Declarations: If your business or a business you represent, needs to make customs import declarations on controlled goods and on non-controlled goods by the end of June 2021, our webinar helps you to understand what’s needed for simplified declarations, supplementary declarations, and delayed import declarations.

Register to take part if you’re planning to import. This webinar runs on March 5 (11.45am).

Trader responsibilities when using an intermediary: This webinar explains your responsibilities as a trader, if you choose to use an intermediary to complete import or export declarations for your business. These are complex and an intermediary can save you a lot of time.

Register here to take part if you’re planning to import or export. This webinar takes on March 4 (11.45am).

Importing: What you need to know about Staged Controls: This webinar takes you through the three stages of the new border controls introduced on ‌January 1,‌‌ ‌2021, and what actions you need to take for each stage.

Register here to take part if you’re planning to import. This webinar takes on March 3 (1.45pm).

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