EU measures following the Russian invasion of Ukraine – information for customs authorities and stakeholders
The EU-UK Trade and Cooperation Agreement, Withdrawal Agreement, Online shopping from the UK
In an effort to increase transparency, the European Commission publishes documents and meeting reports from the different Comitology Committees and Expert Group meetings related to Taxation and Customs.
On 28 July 2022, the European Commission published a call for application for members of an informal expert group to provide advice and expertise on certain elements of the implementation of the Carbon Border Adjustment Mechanism (CBAM).
On 22 July 2022, the European Commission published a public consultation and call for evidence to seek views from citizens and stakeholders on the upcoming reform of the EU Customs Union, which will be proposed by the end of 2022
On 15 July 2022, the Commission put forward a draft EU proposal for Ukraine to be invited to join the Common Transit Conventions (CTC).
Interested parties are invited to send comments on this discussion draft no later than Friday, 19 August 2022
On 1 July, the European Commission adopted a Decision enabling Member States to temporarily waive customs duties and VAT on the importation from third countries of food, blankets, tents, electric generators and other life-saving equipment destined for Ukrainians affected by the war.
The European Commission offers a range of training and education materials about customs and tax topics