- Created: Tuesday, 07 July 2015 08:49
The Canada Border Services Agency (CBSA) has published a list of commodities and programs on which they will focus their 2015 audits (compliance verifications).
There are 5 new items on the July 2015 list as follows:
- Bicycle Parts
- Articles of Plastic
- Articles of Iron or Steel
- Vices and Clamps
- Parts for Use With Machinery of Chapter 84
CBSA’s verification priorities are carried over from previous years, so the full list actually contains 35 commodities covering the following 3 program areas:
- Tariff Classification (31/35 items on list)
- Valuation (2/35)
- Origin (2/35)
For a complete list of CBSA’s verification (audit) priorities, see the following links:
Cole International works diligently every day to ensure that your company is Customs compliant, but CBSA may still chose to audit your company. Be assured that Cole’s Audit Response Unit is ready and able to assist you through a CBSA audit in the event that it happens.
If you import any of the 35 commodities on CBSA’s list, and you want to discuss the matter further, please contact your Cole Technical Services Representative (TSR) at the number you have on file.