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Brexit Webinar Follow Up Questions + Answers

1.What are the benefits of suppliers in the UK setting up a ROI VAT number for Business to business delivery of goods. Answer:  The UK company with a valid IE EORI and IE VAT number can act as importer on the declaration and possibly avail of postponed accounting. 2. I have an EORI number and […]

Changes to Tax-free Shopping in R.O.I. – Global Blue

Dear Partner, I am writing to update you now that the government has confirmed the changes to tax-free shopping in Ireland that they made with effect from 1st January 2021. Minimum Purchase Amount (MPA) There is now a Minimum Purchase Amount of €75 in order to qualify for tax-free shopping. Global Blue’s systems have been […]

‘Shipping to GB’ – a guide by DPD

When shipping to GB from ROI, the following is required – HS Codes (or harmonisation codes or commodity codes) and Box 44 codes for the items you are shipping – available here in the Taric site Description of Goods Country of Origin Value of each line item Freight Charges if freight is being charged or […]

ENS difficulties – Temporary easement put in place by Revenue, with immediate effect

Following extensive engagement with trade and business it is clear that significant numbers of businesses are submitting customs declarations, which returns the associated MRN’s within seconds and are using these to create and populate the relevant Pre-Boarding Notification (PBN) without any issues. Revenue ICT systems are fully operational and stable and working as intended, with […]

‘Brexit, Business & Banking’ Guide

The Banking & Payments Federation Ireland has published a new ‘Brexit, Business & Banking’ Guide for SME’s, outlining key advice on financial and banking preparedness in the lead up to the end of the Brexit transition period.

Be Brexit Prepared Grant

The Enterprise Ireland ‘Be Prepared Grant’ offers up to €5,000 to assist in the cost of developing a strategic response to Brexit. The grant is intended to provide support to clients to use external resources to undertake a short assignment to determine how the company could respond to the threats and opportunities of Brexit. The […]

Currency Impact Calculator

This Currency Impact Calculator from Enterprise Ireland estimates the impact an adverse change in exchange rates would have on your business profitability. The tool is intended as an estimate and does not attempt to model possible changes in taxation resulting from reduced profits. The purpose is to assess whether or not foreign exchange risk is […]

Six Steps to Brexit Readiness

Prepare for Brexit by checking these six steps and making changes today Before you start, we recommend that you download the Brexit Readiness Checklist and print a copy so you can check off your changes as you progress towards fully preparing your business ahead of January 1st. 6 Steps to Brexit Readiness