Vietnam Customs and Global Trade Alert
Global Tax Update:December 2017/Vietnam
On 25 August 2017, the General Department of Customs (GDC) issued an internal Directive No. 5591/TCHQ-TXNK to all city/provincial Departments of Customs instructing them to re-examine the HS codes declared on certain imported goods.
The Directive was issued following a review by GDC on how, in practice, city/provincial Customs were applying Regulations on the tariff classification of goods, and previously issued HS code rulings.
(1) GENERAL DEPARTMENT OF CUSTOMS TAKES ACTION ON USE OF INCORRECT HS CODES.
(2) WHAT THIS MEANS FOR YOU
(3) WHAT TO DO