Looking for US Schedule B Number or US Harmonized Tariff Code?

Posted Posted in census.gov, classification, Customs, export, exporting, schedule B, statistics, U.S. government, US census bureau

When exporting items US businesses use either a Schedule B Number or US Harmonized Tariff Code. Your business may search the US Census Department’s site for a Schedule B Number. That site has a browse feature to view or download the entire Schedule B book for multiple years or you may use the online Schedule […]

Importing into the US; Made sure to exercise “Reasonable Care”

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If your small business is importing goods into the United States check out the US Customs and Broader Protection’s Reasonable Care Checklist to help meet your regulatory burden of ensuring reasonable care is exercised when importing merchandise. Also, your small business should look at US Customs and Boarder Protections’s Informed Compliance Publications, which detail a […]

Does Your Small Business Need U.S. Customs Forms?

Posted Posted in Customs, Customs and Border Protection, forms, small business, United States

If your small business needs U.S. Customs forms, then visit the Customs and Border Protection’s forms website that contains may commonly used forms. Customs and Boarder Protection is the arm of the United States government responsible for overseeing the enforcement of a variety of customs-related laws and regulations. www.ctsmallbusinessattorney.com Daniel H. Erskine, an international attorney, […]

Tips for New Importers and Exporters

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If you are looking for tips specific to importers and exporters, then take a look at Customs and Border Protection’s Tip Site for links to information about importing into the United States and exporting out of the United States customs territory. The links lead to good information about the processes of importing and exporting for […]

Importing into the US?

Posted Posted in business transactions, CBP, compliance, Customs, foreign nations trading, import, importation, international small business, sale of goods, small business, trading with foreign country

Take a look at the Customs and Boarder Protection site, which contains a large amount of information concerning the importation process and policies affecting imports. http://www.customs.ustreas.gov/xp/cgov/home.xml Daniel H. Erskine, an international attorney, practices in New York and Connecticut focusing on international law, civil litigation, appeals, and small business transactions. www.erskine-law.com Attorney Advertising; USE OR VIEWING […]