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Experience Stress-Free Trade with A & A Customs Brokers’ Voluntary Disclosures Service

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At A & A Customs Brokers, we understand that navigating the complex world of customs regulations can be challenging. Mistakes happen, but what happens when your business makes an error in the customs declaration? This is where our Voluntary Disclosures Service under Trade Consulting comes into play.

When is a Voluntary Disclosure Needed?

Voluntary Disclosures become a necessity when your business identifies an error in the declaration made to Customs Border Protection (CBP) or Canada Border Services Agency (CBSA). These mistakes could be anything from incorrect product classifications, false country of origin declaration, to under-declared values. Recognizing and rectifying these mistakes is crucial to ensure your business remains compliant and avoids unnecessary penalties.

Why Choose A & A Customs Brokers’ Voluntary Disclosures Service?

  • Decades of Expertise: With over 45 years of experience, we possess profound understanding and expertise in handling voluntary disclosures. Our dedicated team will guide you through the intricate process seamlessly.
  • Tailored Solutions: We understand that each business is unique. Therefore, we offer tailored solutions that are aligned with your specific business requirements.
  • Increased Compliance: Our primary goal is to help your business remain compliant. We assist in identifying, correcting, and preventing recurring errors, which not only reduces the chances of penalties but also enhances operational efficiency.
  • Confidentiality Assured: We maintain a high level of confidentiality and ensure that your business information is safe with us.

What is the Process for Voluntary Disclosures?

When you choose our Voluntary Disclosures service, we follow a systematic and comprehensive process.

  • Identification: We help you identify potential errors in your customs declarations.
  • Analysis: Our team performs an in-depth analysis to understand the implications of these errors.
  • Resolution: We prepare and submit the disclosure to the relevant customs agency on your behalf and liaise until a resolution is obtained.

Effective Strategies to Manage Voluntary Disclosures

We don’t just fix errors; we devise effective strategies to prevent them from recurring. Our team conducts regular audits to identify possible issues and works closely with you to rectify them. This proactive approach significantly reduces the chances of errors in the future, ensuring a smooth customs operation.

A & A Customs Brokers is your trusted partner for all your customs needs. Let us take the burden of customs compliance off your shoulders so that you can focus on growing your business. Connect with us today to learn more about our Voluntary Disclosures service and other trade consulting services we offer.

NOTE: All details pertaining to CARM R2 processes are based on the current information available at the time of writing. As this is subject to change, it’s recommended you periodically check in with the CBSA or your customs broker.