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    Top ten U.S. trade questions - #4 Tax

    Posted on 15 April 2014

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

    Going Global Live 2014

    Posted on 9 April 2014

    Startup Overseas are exhibiting at Going Global Live and we wanted to let you know that we have limi...

    Wasting Money?

    Posted on 22 March 2014

    Are you wasting money on imports for process or repair? Many companies who import goods from outsid...

    to bring over shoes and jewellery from India to sell on a UK website do I need to have an export lic...

    Question posted by Harriet Styles
    on behalf of tbc

    Hi there, thank you for any help.I am going to be selling on Amazon.com (I am a small UK based busin...

    Kenya has been granted the title of being the leading economy in East Africa, The countries strategi...

    Understand the role of HMRC, rules of origin and Intra EC trade Understand customs procedures and t...

    Rebates for UK Exporters

    Posted on 18 February 2014

    If a UK Limited company exports products and/or services from the UK into other countries, is it eli...

    Customs Tariff Classification

    Starts from 24 April 2014

    The course will cover how and why an item should be classified for import, export or EU trade statis...

    duty paid on alcohol

    Posted on 11 February 2014

    when using rum as an ingredient in a food product for export is there duty relief?

    Hi, I realize this website is export oriented and it may seem daft to ask an import related question...

    For shipments outside the EU and dispatches within the EU? (shipments of whiskey)

    Question posted by Kathryn Simons
    on behalf of Wish4Whiskey

    How to take English Beer to Spain

    Posted on 3 December 2013

    Hi,I have involved myself with a very interesting project witch consist in taking English Beer to Sp...

    Question posted by David Clemente

    Surviving a Customs Audit

    Starts from 6 May 2014

    Essential guide on preparing your organisation for customs audits, includes a look at AEO requiremen...

    This programme consists of five training courses designed to equip delegates with the specific skill...

    As an integral part of regulatory or Standards compliance, continuous improvement and audit readines...

    As an integral part of regulatory or Standards compliance, continuous improvement and audit readines...

    Achieving Successful Customs Audits

    Starts from 4 December 2014

    Customs audits are often viewed with fear and trepidation but there is no reason for this to be the ...

    Processing under Customs Control (PCC)

    Starts from 20 November 2014

    This practical course is designed for those new to the Processing under Customs Control procedure an...

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    Top ten U.S. trade questions - #4 Tax

    Posted on 15 April 2014

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

    Going Global Live 2014

    Posted on 9 April 2014

    Startup Overseas are exhibiting at Going Global Live and we wanted to let you know that we have limi...

    Wasting Money?

    Posted on 22 March 2014

    Are you wasting money on imports for process or repair? Many companies who import goods from outsid...

    Doing Business in Greece

    Posted on 18 October 2013

    Amid relentlessly negative reporting of the Greek economy, trade has held up. Despite an inevitable ...

    Japan Economy: Consumption Tax Hike on Track with New Stimulus Package – September 2013 B...

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

    Turkey Economy: Strong Growth but Current Account Deficit Rises – September 2013 British ...

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

    Notarising Company Documentation

    Posted on 9 September 2013

    If your Company is planning to do business abroad, for example, in Dubai you may be asked to provide...

    The Institute of Export is delighted to offer a Diploma in World Customs Compliance and Regulation f...

    It is a common requirement from authorities abroad that an individual or company proves that they pa...

    Continuing in this series of the top 10 FAQs that UKTI receives, we'll explore the next hot topic of...

    Video: Importing and Exporting

    Posted on 22 July 2013

    Dan Snow introduces a brief scenario about buying and importing flowers from countries outside the E...

    Video: The Export Process

    Posted on 22 July 2013

    This clip explains the Customs procedures to be followed when exporting goods outside the European U...

    This clip introduces the rules and customs procedures which need to be followed when importing and e...

    This clip gives an introduction to trading with the European Union (EU). It explains: How to di...

    Customs and VAT eLearning modules

    Posted on 10 July 2013

    A key element of the export process is dealing efficiently with customs and VAT issues, and keeping ...

    This clip explains what you need to know when using the internet to trade internationally, whether b...

      Following the Lithuanian Parliament’s ratification of Serbia’s Stabilisation and Associati...

    China Economy: Expansion of VAT Reform Supports Services Sector – April 2013 British Emba...

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

    Destination duties and taxes

    Posted on 25 March 2013

    Destination duties and taxes can have a significant impact on how you price and sell your products, ...

    Article posted by DHL Express
    on behalf of DHL Express UK

    This article will link to a PDF on the Fried Frank website. Tax Considerations for UK Tech Compan...

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    Customs Tariff Classification

    Starts from 24 April 2014

    This course is designed for those new to customs tariff classification and for those needing a great...

    Customs Tariff Classification

    Starts from 24 April 2014

    This course is designed for those new to customs tariff classification and for those needing a great...

    Customs Tariff Classification

    Starts from 24 April 2014

    The course will cover how and why an item should be classified for import, export or EU trade statis...

    Achieving AEO Status

    Starts from 30 April 2014

    This course will guide delegates in the practical application of the requirements for obtaining AEO ...

    Customs Tariff Classification

    Starts from 1 May 2014

    This course is designed for those new to customs tariff classification and for those needing a great...

    Surviving a Customs Audit

    Starts from 6 May 2014

    Essential guide on preparing your organisation for customs audits, includes a look at AEO requiremen...

    This course is a comprehensive guide for anyone engaged in the international movement of goods.  It ...

    Introduction to Import

    Starts from 4 June 2014

    A practical course examining the varied and interrelated elements involved in successful importing. ...

    Introduction to Import

    Starts from 4 June 2014

    This course is designed for anyone new to importing goods and those requiring an insight into the co...

    Import Duty Management

    Starts from 5 June 2014

    How to use customs procedures to predict, manage and reduce import duty and VAT costs. A must for th...

    For those who don’t like to waste money product origin should be a costed choice not an unhappy acci...

    Achieving AEO Status

    Starts from 12 June 2014

    This course will guide delegates in the practical application of the requirements for obtaining AEO ...

    Kenya has been granted the title of being the leading economy in East Africa, The countries strategi...

    Customs Tariff Classification

    Starts from 26 June 2014

    This course is designed for those new to customs tariff classification and for those needing a great...

    Customs Valuation Training Course

    Starts from 3 July 2014

    This course is designed for those new to customs valuation and for those needing a greater understan...

    As an integral part of regulatory or Standards compliance, continuous improvement and audit readines...

    Working with INCOterms® 2010

    Starts from 17 July 2014

    This course is designed for those new to Incoterms ® 2010 as well as those needing a greater underst...

    This course is a comprehensive guide for anyone engaged in the international movement of luxury good...

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    to bring over shoes and jewellery from India to sell on a UK website do I need to have an export licences? Where can I find out how much I would be taxed on this?

    Question posted by Harriet Styles
    on behalf of tbc

    Hi, I realize this website is export oriented and it may seem daft to ask an import related question, but the folks here seem to be more knowledgeable and more helpful than on other business websites...

    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...

    Rebates for UK Exporters

    Posted on 18 February 2014

    If a UK Limited company exports products and/or services from the UK into other countries, is it eligible for any rebate (or tax offset) to cover costs such as business travel?

    duty paid on alcohol

    Posted on 11 February 2014

    when using rum as an ingredient in a food product for export is there duty relief?

    For shipments outside the EU and dispatches within the EU? (shipments of whiskey)

    Question posted by Kathryn Simons
    on behalf of Wish4Whiskey

    How to take English Beer to Spain

    Posted on 3 December 2013

    Hi,I have involved myself with a very interesting project witch consist in taking English Beer to Spain. I found out that it is not as straight forward as I thought. I come from a technology background...

    Question posted by David Clemente

    We have won an order to design, manufacture and supply a machine to New Zealand. Some of the components and labour will be provided by New Zealand based suppliers, as will some of the project management....

    Tax Residency Certificate

    Posted on 22 October 2013

    Hi, May I please give a bit of background - I am planning to provide marketing consultancy to a manufacturer based in India covering - client introduction & management, credit checks & payment follow...

    Question posted by a user

    my organisation provides services to clients in India, one of my indian client has asked for a tax certificate as a documentation, i need to know the duration in which i can acquire a tax certificate...

    Question posted by Abbey Perkins

    Selling in the USA

    Posted on 22 October 2013

    We're a small music publishing company in the UK. One of our artists has potential to sell CDs to a niche market in the USA. We plan to manufacture 1000 CDs in the US, for sale only in the US. What is...

    Online drop shipping in the USA?

    Posted on 26 September 2013

    Hi,I am based in the UK and have set up an online store that targets specifically the USA market.I have found a US based dropshipper and they will ship the products directly to customers who are also...

    Question posted by Charles Hunter
    on behalf of C H trading

    import duties Ghana

    Posted on 15 August 2013

    I have had some experience previously while in Ghana where officials can be tempted to ask for monies when its unwarranted. I don't want to be in a position to ship something then get a phone call from...

    Question posted by andrew brookes
    on behalf of GinBrookes

    I am in discussion with a major company in India about my company providing a specialised recruitment service. The work would be carried out by my company here and across Europe.They have advised me that...

    VAT

    Posted on 3 July 2013

    Hello, I have UK registered business. I am going to export clothing and footwear. Because I am going to buy supplies from UK businesses I have to pay VAT. But I can not charge VAT my overseas customers....

    Question posted by OK Outlet
    on behalf of OK

    I have started up a business for distribution of UK products to Saudi Arabia and I need advice about the taxation, especially as some payments will be offshore.

    My company supplies video content to a variety of Indian telcos and Video-on-Demand services. We have successfully applied for a PAN to obtain the lower rate of withholding tax there, but have recently...

    We are an interior design company appointed to furnish a chalet in Switzerland for a UK resident. I need to find out if I need to charge the VAT and then the client reclaims or if the invoices for all...

    In the US tipping is not an option. What is the best way of covering yourself with regards to HMRC and not being out of pocket on a business trip to America? Do you add 10% to your receipts and hope...

    Question posted by John Coldwell
    on behalf of InfoQuest

    Does Witholding tax apply?

    Posted on 5 April 2013

    We're planning to run a series of technical training courses in India and have been advised by our Indian business partner that all services are subject to a 20% witholding tax. When trying to confirm...

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