Category archives: News

Free trade agreements

In recent months, we have heard about the North American Free Trade Agreement (NAFTA) and the Comprehensive Economic and Trade Agreement (CETA). The main focus of trade agreements is the reduction or elimination of tariffs. It is common to think that...

18 December 2017
Catégorie: Actualités, News

The Role of Customs Authorities: Tax Collectors?

Customs authorities are, rightly or wrongly, often perceived as tax collectors. This is not entirely false: it is even one of their main tasks. In Canada, before being known as the Canada Border Services Agency (CBSA), the customs authorities were...

18 December 2017
Catégorie: News