Two pieces of additional information, the second will brief you of the procedure for dealing with the Vat deferral if you had opted at the time to take advantage by deferring the vat due for the quarter between March to June 2020.There are very generous provisions if you wish for more time to pay, please read this section…

From 1 January 2021 you need an EORI number to move goods between the UK and the EU. You can apply for your EORI number in advance. It can take up to a week to get one. You will not usually need an EORI number if you only: provide services move goods between Northern Ireland…

From 1 January 2021, you will need to make customs declarations when exporting goods to the EU. These rules currently apply to exporting goods to the rest of the world, including Switzerland, Norway, Iceland and Liechtenstein. You can make the declarations yourself or hire someone else such as a courier, freight forwarder or customs agent….

The process for importing goods from the EU has changed. Businesses in Great Britain need to complete the following actions to continue importing from EU countries from 1 January 2021. DECLARING GOODS FROM 1 JANUARY 2021 From 1 January 2021, you will make customs declarations when you import goods from the EU. These rules currently…

From 1 January 2021, if you are a UK-based business bringing or receiving goods from the EU, you must complete an import declaration to get your goods through customs. You can do this yourself, but as completing a customs declaration can be complicated and you will need compatible software to do it, many smaller and…

(FROM THE EU INTO GREAT BRITAIN) FROM 1 JANUARY 2021 The Government has issued guidance on importing goods from the EU to Great Britain from 1 January 2021. See:  https://www.gov.uk/prepare-to-import-to-great-britain-from-january-2021 The process for importing goods from the EU has changed. Businesses in Great Britain need to complete the following actions to continue importing from EU countries…

Last week we witnessed the inauguration of a new US president with the promise of further economic stimulus and over 6 million first dose Covid-19 vaccinations administered in the UK. This continues to create a more positive short-term outlook for families and businesses. The reality is that Government vaccination targets are dependent on the vaccine…

As the UK national lockdowns continue, we are pleased that there is some good news for hospitality and other businesses who were closed by the Government in the first lockdown, after the Supreme Court ruled that insurers should pay business interruption claims. In this newsletter, we summarise the findings and provide an update on Brexit…

Apologies for inflicting upon you another one on Import / Export, but the idea is to make your life a little easier if you are in the import/ export business on the basis “forewarned is Forearmed “ Life is now very much more complicated for businesses that need to import or export goods to or…

Most of you will have seen on the TV the chaos on the border with  goods being held up at the customs following  the end of the transmission period , mostly due to incomplete /incorrect / defective  paperwork, below is some helpful advice which will ensure that you avoid unnecessary holdups Specific origin wording  should…

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