• Brazil Ex-Tarifário duty savings program

    Question: Does anyone have experience with providing details to their customers/end users in Brazil so they may obtain the benefits of the Ex-Tarifário program in country? We are being asked to provide a proforma invoice with many details, including costs for CIF. (We do not sell CIF) If you have experience with this program, I […]

  • customs duties and other US taxes

    Question: We’ve been asked to present at a conference.  Topic: how Customs impacts different tax functions, specifically Sales and Use Tax, Property Tax, Credits and Bottle Deposits, Tax Incentives, State Income Tax, Federal Income Tax.  Looking for ideas!  Suggestions? Answer 1: Customs tariffs are a regessive tax which is why GATT and the WTO aims are […]