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CBP interim rules on United States-Peru trade agreement

November 2, 2011 | No. 2011-479


The U.S. Customs and Border Protection (CBP) agency released for publication in the Federal Register, an interim rule that would, if finalized, amend regulations concerning rules to implement the preferential tariff treatment and other customs-related provisions of the United States-Peru Trade Promotion Agreement.

Comments concerning the interim rules are requested by a date that is 60 days after the CBP rule is published in the Federal Register, which is scheduled for November 3, 2011.

For a discussion of the United States-Peru agreement: TaxNewsFlash-Trade & Customs 2006-28

For an electronic version of the interim rule: CBP interim rule on United States-Peru Trade Promotion Agreement

 

For more information, contact a professional with KPMG’s Trade & Customs practice:

Douglas Zuvich, (312) 665-1022

Andrew Siciliano, (631) 425-6057

John L. McLoughlin, (267) 256-2614

Todd R. Smith, (949) 885-5617

Luis A. Abad, (212) 954-3094

Amie Ahanchian, (202) 533-3247

Or your local KPMG Trade & Customs professional.

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