On October 25, 2011, United States Customs and Border Protection (CBP) amended its regulations by adding provisions formally recognizing the use of sampling methods in CBP audits, as well as recognizing their application in voluntary prior disclosures.
On Friday, Sept. 23, 2011, U.S. Customs and Border Protection (CBP) issued a prepublication proposal statement describing CBP’s proposed revocation of Headquarters Ruling Letter (HRL) 547654, which discusses CBP’s position concerning the application of post-importation price adjustments and their impact on the application of a transaction value method of appraisement.
U.S. Customs and Border Protection (CBP) has issued a final rule, effective March 17, 2011, to finalize its regulations that eliminated the textile declaration and added new Manufacturer Identification Code (MID) requirements for textiles and apparel.
United States Customs and Border Protection (CBP) has begun enforcing the heightened civil penalties outlined in its January 2009 enforcement guidelines against parties that violate the export filing requirements of the Foreign Trade Regulations (FTR) of the Department of Commerce, Bureau of the Census (Census).
The U.S. Customs and Border Protection (CBP) issued a Notice of Proposed Rulemaking (NPRM) July 25, 2008, concerning a proposed shift in the way country of origin determinations for imported merchandise are determined.
The Bureau of Customs and Border Protection (CBP) issued a Notice of Proposed Rulemaking (NPRM) in the Federal Register on January 2, 2008, pertaining to the long-awaited Advance Trade Data Elements, or the “102.”