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VAT on Imports from Abroad

The importer of goods or services may well have to pay VAT. HMRC have published a guide on this “VAT: imports, acquisitions and purchases from abroad”, including special rules for VAT due on a boat or ship classed as a … Continue reading

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Planned Cut of Red Tape For Intra-EU Shipping

On 8th June 2013 the European Commission released the “Blue Belt” Communication which sets out plans to ease custom formalities for ships, reduce red tape for the shipping industry and resolve problems with delays at EU ports, all intended to … Continue reading

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