Classification 101 for Section 232 and 301 Tariffs
Webinar: 1.5 CCS Credit
Brush up on your tariff classification skills to help identify which of your goods may be subject to, as well as how to avoid, the administration’s Section 232 tariffs on steel and aluminum products and Section 301 tariffs against imports from China. We will break down the classification process into simple steps guaranteed to help you effectively evaluate the classification and origin of your goods, where tariff shift rules apply, and how to avoid common classification pitfalls.
- classification road map
- General Rules of Interpretation
- hot classification topics
- qualifying under an FTA tariff shift rule
- exercising reasonable care
Deborah Stern is a member in the Import and Export Practice Group of Sandler, Travis & Rosenberg, P.A., and resident in the Miami office. Ms. Stern advises domestic and multinational clients on both U.S. and foreign customs compliance and other trade matters. She concentrates her practice in traditional customs areas such as tariff classification, seizures and penalties, country of origin marking, valuation, trademark infringement, broker compliance, bonded warehouses, government procurement, trade preference programs, and free trade agreements, as well as the World Customs Organization’s Harmonized System. With special emphasis in the high-tech sector, she has substantial experience in almost every product area of the tariff schedule.