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NEW ONLINE PORTAL TO ASSIST IRISH BUSINESSES WITH CUSTOMS CLEARANCE DOCUMENTATION, POST-BREXIT

NEW ONLINE PORTAL TO ASSIST IRISH BUSINESSES WITH CUSTOMS CLEARANCE DOCUMENTATION, POST-BREXIT

18th September 2020 Business advisors BDO and Fexco today announced the launch of a new customs clearance service, Declaron, to assist Irish businesses in managing the substantial increase in customs clearance documentation, which will take effect from January 1st, 2021, post-Brexit.  The new online customs clearance service will provide 24/7 status updates on declarations and will help customers save time on document preparation. Records for all traded goods declared...

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WORRIED ABOUT BREXIT TRADING UNKNOWNS? HERE’S HOW ADDRESSING THE KNOWN KNOWNS CAN REALLY HELP

WORRIED ABOUT BREXIT TRADING UNKNOWNS? HERE’S HOW ADDRESSING THE KNOWN KNOWNS CAN REALLY HELP

18th September 2020 As the famous quote goes ‘there are known knowns, known unknowns and also unknown unknowns’. This very much applies to the current Brexit negotiations between the UK and the EU; we know there are red lines on both sides, though the outcomes are still unknown. What is clear to me and my company is that businesses must prepare for every eventuality, and start right now, if...

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Brexit: UK firms 'under-prepared' for new EU trading rules

Brexit: UK firms ‘under-prepared’ for new EU trading rules

9 September 2020  The lack of preparedness among firms for changes to the UK’s trading rules with the EU in January is “concerning”, a top business group has said. Research by the British Chambers of Commerce suggests many have not taken key steps to prepare for life outside the EU single market and customs union. It blamed the coronavirus pandemic and “inconsistent” government messaging. The government said it would...

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Post-Brexit trade deal still possible despite rollercoaster talks

Despite the latest round of UK-EU talks ending a day early, it’s too early to conclude that the chances of a trade agreement are falling. We still narrowly suspect a deal will be forthcoming, but the economic impact will still be significant when the transition period ends later this year n this article UK-EU trade talks have hit a new low Compromise is possible but not guaranteed There are growing...

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