The 10 most important changes due to Brexit for VAT and customs

With effect from 1 January 2021, the UK has left the EU's customs union and VAT system. This brings major changes to many important VAT and customs rules. Some of these were only agreed at the last minute.

This makes it difficult for everyone concerned to keep track of the changes and find answers to the questions one is confronted with in practice.

Our colleagues from the UK have compiled the ten most important changes for VAT and customs matters to provide an overview of the changes and they give advice on where to look for further information.

Top 10 Brexit-related changes for VAT and customs