General Customs and Foreign Trade

General Customs and Foreign Trade

Customs is a place where customs and foreign trade legislation is applied. Customs legislation has both local and international dimensions. The Customs Law No. 4458 is mostly a translation of the EU Customs Code. Turkey is a party to many international agreements in the field of customs and foreign trade and implements them. An important part of customs legistation is related to technical fields such as origin, value, and tariff. These technical areas directly affect the taxation of goods.

Under this heading, the following services are offered:

Classification of Import/Export Goods – Tariff (GTIP) Determination Services

  • Binding Tariff Information applications
  • Tariff Information applications

Consultancy service on taxation of imported goods

  • Customs Duty/Additional Customs Duty
  • VAT/SCT on import
  • Additional Financial Liability
  • KKDF

Determination of the origin of the Import/Export Goods

  • Free Trade Agreements
  • Generalized Preferences System Applications

Determination of Value of Imported Goods

  • Transfer Pricing
  • Royaly-Licenses
  • Credit Note/Debit Note Applications
  • Price Adjustments

Examination of Foreign Trade Agreements

  • Purchase and sale contracts
  • Royal-license agreements
  • Contracts leading to commission payment
  • Distributorship agreements
  • Customs Broker contracts
  • Bonded Warehousing contracts

Exchange System Consultancy Services

  • Exchange Controls in Export