The Meeting was devoted to the discussion of trade facilitation measures
The Meeting was devoted to the discussion of trade facilitation measures
Agenda of the meeting was devoted to the discussion of the Draft Law "On Amendments to the Law of Ukraine "On Foreign Economic Activity"”, which regulates the procedure for application of special sanctions
On November 8, the Verkhovna Rada of Ukraine adopted Draft Law #0167 "On Accession of Ukraine to the Regional Convention on Pan-Euro-Mediterranean Preferential Rules of Origin" initiated by the President of Ukraine
During the meeting was discussed the progress made by the Republic of Moldova and Ukraine in the introduction of the Authorized Economic Operators program
During the meeting Ivan Berezhnyuk, Acting Head of Kyiv Customs shared his opinion on the work of the “Single Window” system and implementation of the Institute of Authorized Economic Operator in Ukraine. Participants of the meeting discussed some practical issues of determining the customs value, in particular, main reasons for adjusting customs value and application of transfer pricing rules during customs clearance
The Meeting was devoted to the discussion of peculiarities of customs valuation, customs clearance of goods, adjustment of customs value, application of preferences under the Free Trade Agreement with the EU during customs clearance and other actual for business issues
The Meeting was devoted to discussion of the VRU Committee’s plans for this season in regard to tax and customs legislation, latest changes in tax and customs legislation as well as other actual issues for business community
Meeting was devoted to discussion of Customs reform
On July 21, the Chamber Working Group on International Trade held its regular meeting with representatives of the Ministry of Economic Development and Trade of Ukraine who presented 5 Draft Laws devoted to reform of the current legislation on trade defense instruments
The meeting has been devoted to discussion of the current issues related to customs valuation
The Meeting has been devoted to discussion of the current issues related to the status of VAT refund, reform of the State Fiscal Service of Ukraine, and other important for business issues within tax and customs spheres
On April 3, the Ministry of Economic Development and Trade of Ukraine published the Draft Law “On Customs Tariff of Ukraine” which introduces a new edition of the Customs Tariff of Ukraine, based on the Harmonized Commodity Description and Coding System 2017 and on the Combined Nomenclature of the European Union
Discussion has been focused on the customs post-audit issues
Participants discussed the mechanism for future cooperation on the issues related to competence of the National Police of Ukraine that Chamber Members face and reached a number of agreements. In particular, issue of access of attorneys during searches was discussed
The meeting has been devoted to discussion of the process of conclusion of Advanced Pricing Agreements for transfer pricing (TP) purposes
The meeting has been devoted to discussion of the latest tax changes which were adopted in December 2016 by the Parliament
The meeting has been devoted to discussion of plans and priorities of this newly created Interagency Target Centre as well as first results of functioning of Interagency Mobile Groups
During the meeting participants had the opportunity to discuss customs clearance of goods of companies with transfer pricing and how businesses can enhance its position in justifying the correctness of determining of customs value
The meeting has been devoted to discussion of current status of tax reform: Draft Law on package of changes to the Tax Code of Ukraine, timeframes of its adoption and main changes expected in tax legislation
The meeting has been devoted to discussion of the practical issues of the process of tax administration: current status and future plans on improvement
The State Fiscal Service of Ukraine (SFS) sent a Letter to the Ministry of Finance of Ukraine along with Draft Law “On Amendments to the Customs Code of Ukraine” with incorporated Chamber proposals regarding solving problems with “grey” import, namely tax free import to Ukraine of consumer goods carried by citizens for sale in Ukraine using the exemption, provided for the goods with the value below EUR 500
The meeting has been devoted to discuss "grey”/illegal import of different goods to Ukraine in order to start solving this issue by SFS authorities as a first step
The meeting has been devoted to discuss the Regional Convention on Pan-Euro-Mediterranean preferential rules of origin (PEM Convention). Government’s representatives updated business community on recent developments in this sphere as well as described all benefits for business representatives associated with Ukraine’s accession to PEM Convention
The Chamber welcomes the liberalization initiative adopted by the National Bank of Ukraine approved by the Board Resolution №372 of August 18, 2016 "On recognition invalid some normative acts of the National Bank of Ukraine" that cancelled requirement to provide the expert price assessment Act of the State Enterprise State Research and Information Center for Monitoring International Commodity Markets «DERZHZOVNISHINFORM» that is used by residents to pay for import of services
The meeting has been devoted to discuss the future plans and current issues in the customs sphere, in particular recent initiatives (Authorized Economic Operators, Single Window System, Interagency Mobile Groups on combating smuggling at the border, mandatory photo and video fixation of customs procedures, etc.) and first results in customs reform process in Ukraine
Chamber welcomes the long-awaited amendments to Order of the State Fiscal Service of Ukraine (SFS) #22 dated July 31, 2014 “On Approval of Guidelines for the Procedure on Interaction between Departments of State Fiscal Service during Organizing, Conducting and Implementation of Materials on Audits of Taxpayers” regarding transferring to the tax police materials on tax audits within 20 working days only after agreeing liabilities, i.e. after completion of administrative and/or judicial appeal
The Commissioner made an opening statement detailing CBP’s partnership with industry and the many innovations CBP employs to both facilitate trade and protect the supply chain, followed by a Q&A session.
The meeting has been devoted to discussion of the Draft Law "On Amendments to the Customs Code of Ukraine regarding Authorized Economic Operator and Simplified Customs Formalities"
Meeting has been devoted to discussion of the future plans and current issues in the tax sphere
During the meeting certain issues regarding customs clearance were discussed, and SFS representatives clarified that there is no problems on customs value within KCCO and approx. 90% of declarations have been cleared by the first method of customs valuation.
On December 17, Chamber Customs Committee held its meeting with participation of representatives of the State Fiscal Service of Ukraine. The meeting was devoted to discussion of the practical aspects...
On November 27, the Chamber Customs Committee held its...
Parliament of Ukraine adopted Draft Law #0069 “On Ratification of the Protocol on Amendments to the Marrakesh Agreement on Establishing the World Trade Organization”.
On July 29, Chamber Members met with Ms. Laurie Kelleher, WTO Advisor, Commercial Law Development Program to discuss practical aspects of application of duty free preferences offered by the United...
On June 9, the Chamber Customs Committee Members met with Mr. Kostyantyn Likarchuk, Deputy Head of the State Fiscal Service of Ukraine and representatives of the State Fiscal Service of Ukraine...
On February 20, the Chamber Customs Committee Members met with Ms. Lyudmyla Cherpitska and Ms. Kateryna Leontovych...
Chamber Customs Committee experts and Government representatives discussed further reforms of the national customs legislation, including a number of customs policy novelties.
We had an opportunity to share their opinions with state officials regarding this initiative as well as the process of its introduction.
The Chamber is glad to inform you that officially published Lists of Goods Export and Import of Which is Subject to Licensing and Quotas for 2015 does not envisage a requirement to obtain letters of the Ministry of Ecology and Natural Recourses of Ukraine to proof absence of ozone depleting...
CMU officially published Lists of Goods Export and Import of Which is Subject to Licensing and Quotas for 2015.