In application of Article 13.1 of the EU Council Directive 2006/112/CE on the common system of the value added tax, all orders for goods and services provided by the WCO are invoiced exclusive of VAT since the WCO is regarded as non-taxable person in respect to the activities or transactions in which it engages as public authority within its scope of activity defined in the Convention of 15 December 1950 establishing a Customs Co-operation Council, even where it collects dues, fees, contributions or payments in connection with those activities or transactions.
Upon completion of this module, you should be able to:
Be familiar with the concept of temporary admission of imported goods into the Customs territory.
Understand how and why the duties and taxes are conditionally relieved on the imported goods based on economic, social or cultural considerations.
Be familiar with the Istanbul Convention and the ATA Convention, two of the international agreements that have been developed advocating the temporary admission procedure.
Duration: 105 min
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