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    BritishAmerican Business’ national roadshow series is an initiative responding to the launch of the ...

    Following the success of our 2013 game changers conference (click here for the programme), we will b...

    Visit USA Trade Show

    Posted on 17 July 2014

    I would like to visit the Outdoor Retailer show, Salt Lake City in August 2014 to find a US distribu...

    Continuing in this series of the Top 10 FAQs that UKTI receives, we’ll explore the next topic of UK/...

    This series will address the top 10 frequently asked questions that we in UKTI USA, regularly receiv...

    Do I need a W-9?

    Posted on 14 July 2014

    I run www.switchwise.com in the USA. It's an online energy price comparison service like www.switchw...

    Where can I get a W-8BEN form from?

    Posted on 27 June 2014

    I can find links to websites but they do not contain a link to the form.Thank you.

    Exporting Confectionery to the U.S.A.

    Posted on 25 June 2014

    Hi, we are in the process of taking our brand concept of confectionery to the U.S.A. I was hoping fo...

    USA Import duties & taxes

    Posted on 17 June 2014

    Will my client in America have to pay import duties and taxes etc for promotional booklets produced,...

    Export and Import to/from the USA

    Posted on 17 June 2014

    The USA is one of the main trading partners for the UK. Therefore it is important to select the righ...

    These two surveys are your chance to make it easier for your company to do business in the United St...

    Receiving payment from the USA

    Posted on 12 June 2014

    I sell downloadable graphic designs for hobbyist and have been told that customers in the USA can no...

    "If you talk to a man in a language he understand, that goes to his head. If you talk to him in his ...

    Azerbaijan has continued to grow in leaps and bounds as a country over the past decade with the ...

    FDA regs | Exporting Alcohol to USA

    Posted on 30 May 2014

    Hi,Re. Food and Drug Administration USA - I want to explore export opportunities to the USA for alco...

    We have sold software to organisation in the US for many years. Sometimes we are not asked to fill o...

    On behalf of a client exporting products from the UK to the USA, we are trying to identify companies...

    We produce a forestry sawhorse product which uses a fully treated (chemical preservative) timber co...

    Exporting Peticides

    Posted on 9 May 2014

    Hello,I market a Permethrin based product (registered with the HSE) for use against carpet moth on w...

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    Continuing in this series of the Top 10 FAQs that UKTI receives, we’ll explore the next topic of UK/...

    Article posted by Diana Lau UKTI USA
    via UKTI USA

    This series will address the top 10 frequently asked questions that we in UKTI USA, regularly receiv...

    Export and Import to/from the USA

    Posted on 17 June 2014

    The USA is one of the main trading partners for the UK. Therefore it is important to select the righ...

    These two surveys are your chance to make it easier for your company to do business in the United St...

    Azerbaijan has continued to grow in leaps and bounds as a country over the past decade with the ...

    With information on requirements around invoices, licences and other export documentation, our Custo...

    With dedicated teams in the USA, the UK and around the world, you can be assured that your goods wil...

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    Export to the USA

    Posted on 11 April 2014

    The US is set to continue being a key player in the global economy: the country has one of the world...

    If your Company is planning to do business overseas you may be asked to provide Notarised and Legali...

    Certificate of Good Standing

    Posted on 8 April 2014

    A Certificate of Good Standing is a certificate issued by the Registrar of Companies for England &am...

    New FCO Legalisation Postage Charges

    Posted on 8 April 2014

    The postal charges for the return of documents from the Foreign & Commonwealth Office’s Legalisa...

    As with other professionals, Notaries must comply with Government Regulations on identification.  Th...

    What is Spare Parts Logistics?

    Posted on 27 March 2014

    The spare parts supply chain for computers usually works in two ways: A depot in the country tha...

    Sponsorship Declaration Form

    Posted on 19 March 2014

    If you have a child who wishes to study abroad then it is most likely that you, another relative or ...

    Notarising documents for the USA

    Posted on 19 March 2014

    Kobalt Notaries Limited can assist with Notarising documents for the USA, including: Warranty De...

    Smart Cookie has benefited from several UK Trade & Investment (UKTI) programmes as it expa...

    Notarising US Documents

    Posted on 28 February 2014

    Kobalt Notaries Limited can assist with Notarising US documents, including: Warranty Deeds Bil...

    £ UKTI advice and funding has helped to sow seeds of success for Cambridgeshire company in...

    For many UK businesses, selling abroad involves using agents and distributors. Knowing when its best...

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    Detailed look at the skills and procedures required to moving goods between different countries. Eli...

    USA US Scholarship Programme 2014 (Multi Sector)

    Starts from 14 September 2014

    USA – US Scholarship Programme 2014 (Multi Sector) UKTI, supported by the Ellis Goodman F...

    Event posted by UKTI Digital
    on behalf of UK Trade & Investment

    USA – BioPharm America 2014 (Biotechnology & Pharmaceuticals) BioPharm America™ is ...

    BritishAmerican Business’ national roadshow series is an initiative responding to the launch of the ...

    Following the success of our 2013 game changers conference (click here for the programme), we will b...

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    "If you talk to a man in a language he understand, that goes to his head. If you talk to him in his ...

    USA - Center for health information & analysis requires claims database Enterprise data warehou...

    Technical assistance and consultating services required for juvenile justice agency. The Depa...

    USA - Unique sushi franchise opportunity

    Starts from 24 March 2014

    Rapidly expanding sushi franchise seeks interested partners in the UK market to continue their int...

    Opportunity posted by UKTI Digital
    on behalf of UK Trade & Investment

    Financial Appraisal services needed for statewide use. Appraisal Services sought for the Depar...

    USA- Health services for mental facility

    Starts from 19 March 2014

    Psychiatry services needed at mental health facility The vendor will provide psychiatry service...

    Insurance Department is seeking management capacity services  Insurance Department  ...

    Technical communication and public outreach services required by public utilities commision. Lo...

    Training Services for Workforce Development Professionals required. The purpose of this Request...

    Environmental planning and analytical services for mitigation projects. Environmental consultin...

    Providers to Conduct Research and Evaluation of Education Programs required. The Department of ...

    Education services for RETELL courses sought by Education Department. The Department of Element...

    Professional actuarial services for ad hoc projects in East Coast University University is seek...

    Educational and training services for school based health prevention programs needed. The Depar...

    USA- Agency requires consulting services

    Starts from 18 February 2014

    The Group Insurance Commision seeks an individual to provide consulting services to assist in the ...

    Opportunity posted by UKTI Digital
    on behalf of UK Trade & Investment

    New York unveils business friendly tax reforms and groundbreaking incentive program. New York...

    Opportunity posted by UKTI Digital
    on behalf of UK Trade & Investment

    Center for Health Information and Analysis require professional health services The Center for ...

    Department of Housing and Commmunity Development seeking qualified public accountants. The Depa...

    $90,981,268 available in funds. Applications from eligible building owners and leaseholders f...

    Opportunity posted by UKTI Digital
    on behalf of UK Trade & Investment

    Environmental Protection Agency seeking professional, scientific, and technical services. The p...

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    Visit USA Trade Show

    Posted on 17 July 2014

    I would like to visit the Outdoor Retailer show, Salt Lake City in August 2014 to find a US distributor for my products and with a view to possibly exhibiting there next year. Where do I find out about...

    Do I need a W-9?

    Posted on 14 July 2014

    I run www.switchwise.com in the USA. It's an online energy price comparison service like www.switchwise.co.uk in the UK. Previously I owned www.ukpower.co.uk.Do I need a W-9 to be able to earn commissions...

    Developing Business in the US

    Posted on 13 June 2012

    DataGuidance already has some excellent clients in the US including IBM, CitiGroup, Boeing, Oracle, Western Union, Amgen to name but a few. We attend trade shows and organise seminars in the US several...

    Exporting Confectionery to the U.S.A.

    Posted on 25 June 2014

    Hi, we are in the process of taking our brand concept of confectionery to the U.S.A. I was hoping for information on the procedures of 1. Special invoice declarations2. Special labelling requirementsAlso...

    Where can I get a W-8BEN form from?

    Posted on 27 June 2014

    I can find links to websites but they do not contain a link to the form.Thank you.

    USA Import duties & taxes

    Posted on 17 June 2014

    Will my client in America have to pay import duties and taxes etc for promotional booklets produced, sold and despatched from the UK?

    Receiving payment from the USA

    Posted on 12 June 2014

    I sell downloadable graphic designs for hobbyist and have been told that customers in the USA can not pay by paypal or visa back to the UK.My site uses selfy to handle the downloads which takes 3.4% of...

    FDA regs | Exporting Alcohol to USA

    Posted on 30 May 2014

    Hi,Re. Food and Drug Administration USA - I want to explore export opportunities to the USA for alcoholic spirits. I've stumbled across a reference to FDA regs and wondered if anyone can offer advice...

    We have sold software to organisation in the US for many years. Sometimes we are not asked to fill out any forms sometimes we are asked to fill out a W8Ben form which gives the reasons why we should not...

    On behalf of a client exporting products from the UK to the USA, we are trying to identify companies either in the USA or UK willing to quote rates for product liability insurance.Our company, ExportAction,...

    We produce a forestry sawhorse product which uses a fully treated (chemical preservative) timber component.We would like to export our product into the USA but can't seem to find the relevant permit/certification...

    Exporting Peticides

    Posted on 9 May 2014

    Hello,I market a Permethrin based product (registered with the HSE) for use against carpet moth on wool carpets and rugs.I have had export enquiries from USA, Australia, South Africa, Israel and Europe.How...

    Factoring invoices in the USA?

    Posted on 21 March 2014

    Our company assists UK SMEs establish, develop and operate business in the USA. We do almost anything and everything in the USA that a UK company does for itself at home.For the first time in seven years,...

    Question posted by Roger Frampton
    on behalf of ExportAction

    Conformity tests for export to USA

    Posted on 24 April 2014

    HelloI manufacture craft kits in the UK. A large US company is interested in the kits and asking me if I have the conformity tests in place to export to the US. I don't, and furthermore have no idea how...

    recommended exporters to USA

    Posted on 17 April 2014

    Hi I have a client which is new to export. They want to ship out various products to the USA but need help with all of the rules and regulations. They may need help with storage etc. I have recommended...

    exporting Craft Beers

    Posted on 10 April 2014

    Good Evening. I have been asked by several local independent Micro Brewers to explore to possibility of Exporting their products. I am aware that the US is a good starting point due to the popularity...

    Sales Tax between States in the USA

    Posted on 27 March 2014

    Hi we are getting lots of enquiries from the USA for our product. We are thinking of testing the market by just using a fulfillment company in US to store and ship our product.I understand that once we...

    Is it possible to hire US citizens to work for a UK based Company? How would they be paid on the pay roll and what are the implications?

    Payment by A US company

    Posted on 24 March 2014

    I have had a query from a company who have received an enquiry from the US, and they are putting together their proposal.They normally only export software which has activation keys, so if the customer...

    Question posted by Sarajane Marchant
    on behalf of UKTI

    Hi there, thank you for any help.I am going to be selling on Amazon.com (I am a small UK based business).I understand I do not have to apply Sales Tax (e.g. US duties) as I do not have a physical presence...

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