Brexit Resource Hub

Businesses face a growing challenge to get the right information to help them plan for and succeed in a post-Brexit world.  Our resource hub casts a spotlight on Brexit – helping you manage risks in uncertain times.

We will keep you informed and if necessary, manage any changes that may arise for you personally or for your business.

Speak to us about how we can help your business get Brexit-ready or browse through our Brexit insights and publications below to find out more.

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Post Brexit Update

The UK has left the EU with a Free Trade Agreement. This means that UK originating goods sold to the EU will be tariff-free. Find out more about Customs and import changes, Customs obligations and more.

Your four-step Brexit checklist for VAT & Customs

The EU and the UK are still negotiating the terms of their future relationship, but whatever the outcome, you need to be prepared.

Preparing Your Business for the end of the Brexit Transition Period

From January 2021, there will be some significant changes to the way businesses trade and operate in the UK, for which you need to prepare. Businesses will need to make changes regardless of the agreement reached with the European Union.

Placing goods on the Great British and EU markets from January 2021

Businesses must take steps to ensure compliance with EU requirements for certification and labelling of products and materials by 1 January 2021.

Trade, Importing & Exporting

From the 1st of January 2021, if a business trades with the EU there will be changes for moving goods which they will need to prepare for. If a business fails to comply with the new customs procedures in place, they won’t be able to import or export goods.

Providing services to EU markets after January 2021

If a UK business operates in a service sector in the EU or European Free Trade Association (EFTA) country (including Norway, Iceland, Lichtenstein, and Switzerland), they will be treated by the EU as originating from a ‘third country’.

CIPD employing migrant workforce guide flowchart

Check out the CIPD’s flowchart to make sure your employee or prospective employee has the right to work in the UK after Brexit.

Moving goods under the Northern Ireland Protocol

The Cabinet Office published a policy paper on August 7th explaining the anticipated procedures for movement of goods between the EU and Northern Ireland; and between Northern Ireland and Great Britain.

Brexit: what businesses need to know after the UK's departure

As we head to Brexit Day on the 31st January, here is our list of 16 VAT and Duty issues that will impact businesses in 2020 and beyond.

Coping with customs - grant funded training

Is your business suddenly exposed to customs processes as a result of the UK departing the European Union? If so, your may employees may need to up-skill to meet the added demands.

HMRC extends deadline for customs training grants

Information on the grants available to businesses who will become involved in completing customs declarations, carrying out customs processes such as importing and exporting and/or helping other businesses with import and export processes.

Towards the new normal: Brexit & Beyond

The UK government has been clear that whatever the outcome of the Brexit trade talks they will not extend the transition period beyond
31 December 2020.

Hiring staff from outside the UK and Ireland

From the 1 of January 2021, free movement between the UK and EU will end and the UK will be introducing a points-based immigration system. The new system will introduce job, salary and language requirements that may impact the ability to hire from the EU.

B2C Goods and Services from 1 January 2021

A look through selling to consumers and the new rules that will apply from 1 January 2021. 

Ireland lures UK businesses as Brexit deadline nears

For the Republic of Ireland, uncertainty over the future trade relationship with the United Kingdom is tempered with opportunity.

Example: Postponed import VAT accounting statements

We recently obtained an example of what Postponed Import VAT Accounting Statements will look like from 1 January 2020.

Scotch whisky feels pinch from all sides

With the Brexit no-deal clock ticking down, the industry that employs 11,000 people in Scotland and supports about 40,000 jobs in the UK, now faces more uncertainty.

Brexit Checklist - Q&A

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