Top 10 Mistakes Importers Make (and How to Avoid Them)
U.S. Customs and Border Protection is stepping up its efforts to ensure compliance with trade laws, regulations, and directives, including recent developments such as import tariff increases. It is therefore critical for importers to assess their current compliance efforts to identify risks. This webinar reviews the most important, and potentially costly, mistakes importers make and demonstrates ways to either avoid them altogether or mitigate their effects.
- top 10 compliance mistakes
- assessing current compliance programs
- identifying red flags to warn of potential compliance issues
- action plans to get your compliance program back on course
Mark Tallo is a Member in the Import and Export Practice Group of Sandler, Travis & Rosenberg, P.A., resident in the Washington, D.C., office. His practice areas include customs, import and export compliance, and international anti-corruption measures such as the Foreign Corrupt Practices Act. He also advises clients on duty-saving opportunities through the First Sale Rule and U.S. preference programs, including the Generalized System of Preferences and bilateral and regional free trade agreements.