20 November 2017
Whilst the governments initial Brexit white paper failed to provide any clarity on the potential customs landscape post Brexit, the government proposals in August finally provided its position and what this brave new world might look like. But what does this all mean for consumer businesses?
23 August 2017
The Government has indicated two proposed approaches that could be adopted to shape the future customs landscape with the EU.
01 August 2017
A report released this week by Oxera warns that new post-Brexit customs arrangements could disrupt supply chains, bring gridlock to south east England, and cost the UK a ‘conservative’ £1bn a year. So how real is the threat?
03 May 2017
Now that Article 50 has been triggered, UK businesses that trade extensively with EU and non-EU parties are beginning to form contingency plans to mitigate the effects of Brexit. Some UK importers worried about increased costs and administration may wish to consider establishing an EU-based distribution function to allow continuity of benefits currently in place within the EU.
Brad is an indirect tax partner specialising in custom duty, VAT and international trade.