Mitch Kostoulakos CTL,LCB
Good info to keep on file for responding to US Customs requests. One of the main take-aways is that a customs compliance program is a must for importers. The importer’s relationship with their broker is critical and will enable timely data gathering for the response. However, ultimate responsibility for violations rests with the importer.
There are many occasions when the Government, for our purposes, let’s say US Customs, takes an interest in something your company is doing. Does that sound like attention? Yup, but not all attention is good! In fact, most government, let’s say Customs comm