A & A provides full tariff classification consultation services. We are specialized in working with importers large and small to ensure the proper customs tariff is shown on your invoice or NAFTA certifica...Read Article
Tariff classification can be very complex for certain goods. The advance ruling ensures that the tariff classification number used is deemed correct by the CBSA. The ruling is binded until it is revoked or amen...Read Article
I've discovered an error in the classification of my goods, however both in incorrect and correct classification are duty free, what should I do?
If the error is revenue neutral, you must adjust your records going forward and file corrections within 90 days of discovery. Those adjustments must cover the past 4 years, or back to when the error occurred (m...Read Article
My vendor sends me kits that I install in shops and items in the kits are sold individually. Why do you keep asking me for the individual components, their origins and values?
If kits are not sold as a complete kit at the retail level, for example, multiple items in a blister package; Customs rules dictate we need to separate the items with their origins and values and classify them ...Read Article
Brix value is a measure of sugar percentage in a simple syrup at a fixed temperature(20 c). A high brix value (20 or more) is associated with juice that is more concentrated. A low Brix value indicates a lower ...Read Article
Any substance or mixture of substances, manufactured, sold or represented for use in cleansing, improving or altering the complexion, skin, hair or teeth and includes deodorants and perfumes. This includes cosm...Read Article
The Harmonized System is an international numbering system for products and includes 5,000 commodity groups, each containing a six-digit code. The system encompasses over 98 percent of products used in internat...Read Article
Tariff is a tax on goods that is imported into Canada classified by the Harmonized System for international trade.Read Article