Customs documentation, documentation of origin, proof of origin – as an importer or exporter you have a particular responsibility to submit accurate documentation.

Note that as an importer or exporter you have a particular responsibility to submit accurate documentation. This includes assisting with the correct information about the consignment, for example documentation of origin.

 

Inadequate documentation can

  • Delay the consignment

  • Stop the consignment

  • Provide the wrong basis for tax calculation
     

Documentation requirements

  • Invoice with specified content

  • Proforma invoice

    • A proforma invoice should reflect the goods’ true value

    • Used if the receiver is not paying for the goods, for example samples or gifts



VAT

Customs clearance documentation is also an important factor when applying for a VAT settlement from the Norwegian Tax Administration, ref. Act relating to Value Added Tax.  ref. VAT regulation.

eCare provides you with a complete overview over all consignments and their related documentation such as customs clearance, bill of lading and invoices etc.
 

Marianne B. Skauge

Marianne B. Skauge

Country Manager Customs
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