We detail changes to international trade regulations and explores cutting-edge compliance strategies.
Wondering if your goods qualify for NAFTA certification? Importers, Exporters, and Producers of goods are at some point all involved in qualification of preferential treatment or NAFTA certification. Tanya Copet details qualifications, errors, misconceptions, compliance and much more surrounding NAFTA here.
Is your company missing out on refunds which can significantly boost their bottom line, and reduce manufacturing costs? Many are companies are, as they are unaware of their duty drawback potential. Find out if your company is eligible and exactly how drawbacks work here..
Often highlighted as a positive outcome from renegotiation of NAFTA, the new trade deal struck last year between the Canada, Mexico and the United States will raise the so-called de minimus thresholds under which low-value parcels can be imported duty/tax free. That is, once the USMCA makes it through a highly polarized Congress..
What is the valuation, additions and exclusions to the price paid or payable for imported merchandise into Canada and the USA? What is the main focus of increased Customs Audits? What is an assist? Bob Cowie answers all of these questions and details all you need to know about valuation, additions and exclusions here.
The Canada Border Services Agency (CBSA) announced that as of June 30, 2020, they will no longer accept B13As (Export Declaration Forms) in Customs Notice 19-14, as part of the elimination of paper reporting processes. Exports will be required reported electronically by exporters or their Customs Broker…
Dealing with government-related trademark issues? You now must be represented by a US-licensed attorney. What does this mean for Canadian companies? What is the U.S. Customs and Border Protection role and how to register your trademark with them? Non-compliant consequences? We give you all the answers here…