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Course Details

1 hour Paul Rodgers, PwC

Brexit is now a reality: for the first time since 1992 there is a customs border between Britain and Ireland. The compliance and duty impacts will add costs to your clients’ businesses when exporting to or importing from Britain. The new Free Trade Agreement is welcome but is not a panacea. In this online CPD course, Paul Rodgers will share his experiences of the impact and potential mitigations.

Topics covered will include:

  • Brexit – an overview of the customs impact
  • Operational issue
  • Compliance issues
  • The Northern Ireland conundrum
  • The new Free Trade Agreement: positive but not a panacea

Online CDP Course Facilitator:

Paul Rodgers, Tax Director, Customs Section – PWC

Paul Rodgers is a Director of Customs and International Trade with PwC. He has over 12 years’ experience advising clients on customs matters in the Big 4 as well as 6 years’ experience working as an in-house trade advisor for a large Tech MNC (including acting as the customs representative on its Brexit steerco).

Paul holds a Masters in Law (LL.M) from TCD and is an Associate of the Institute of Taxation Ireland (AITI).