It is important to note that any false or misleading statement made to the acceptance of this declaration may lead to penalties under Custom Act Section T***. The Australia-United States Free Trade Agreement (AUSFTA), which came into effect on 1 January , ensures greater access to the United States market for . hereby state that the nominated goods below, meet the requirements of the legislation of the AUSFTA. I wish to claim the preferential duty rate using the rule type.
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Because most of the jewelry products that Whiteflash. These products may therefore become eligible for preferential treatment and exemption from import duty into Australia. For high value products costing in the thousands of dollars, duty exemption may save the customer hundreds or even thousands of dollars on their purchase! The trade agreement also provides a process for receiving refunds of any duties paid in the last four years for qualifying imports.
In an effort to make the process convenient and seamless for our customers, Whiteflash. We use FedEx exclusively for shipments to Australia and our documentation specifically alerts customs that the product may aufsta eligible for preferential treatment under AUSFTA.
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No extra action should therefore be required on the part of our customers to ensure that a qualifying import is cleared free of duty. But some customers take the additional precaution of calling their local customs office as soon as they receive their tracking number further alerting them that the item should clear under AUSFTA.
For customers that have imported items in the past four years on which duty was paid on items eligible for preferential treatment under AUSFTA, Australian customs provides a form that can be filed in order to get a refund.
This form can also be obtained from Fed Ex if the import was delivered by them and they will file it. Claims for Preferential Treatment.
Each Party may require that an importer be prepared to submit, on request, a statement setting forth the reasons corm the good qualifies as an originating good, including pertinent cost and manufacturing information.
The statement need not be in a prescribed format, and may be submitted electronically, where feasible. The information can be in any form that the manufacturer wishes to provide, so long as it shows that the imported good meets the rules of origin requirements of AUSFTA.
When a customs entry states that a US preference rate of duty applies, this will be taken to indicate that the importer of the goods possesses information, or knowledge, as required in Article 5. Under the Australia—United States Free Trade Agreement, the onus for making a claim for a preferential tariff rate for a product rests with the importer. The Agreement does not ausdta a Certificate of Origin in support of a claim for preference.
However, importers claiming preference for a good must be prepared to submit, upon request by Customs authorities, a statement setting out the reasons why that particular Rule of Origin applies. The Agreement does not specify a particular format for such a statement. Customs officials can require importers to maintain documents relating to purchases and costs for up to five years after importation should investigation and verification of preference claims be required.
Customs officials can also seek information from exporters in verifying claims. Period for Lodging a Refund Application.
The Australia-United States Free Trade Agreement (AUSFTA)
An xusfta for refund of duty paid on goods imported on or after 12 October must be lodged within a four 4 year period after the date on which the duty was paid.
An application for refund of duty on goods imported prior to 12 October can now only be considered in specified exceptional circumstances — please contact Customs for advice if you think they may apply. For information on any Customs matter, contact the Customs Information and Support Center onemail information customs.
Tariff Classifications see page 30 for jewelry related items.
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