Regulation 2023/956 of the European Parliament and of the Council of May 10, 2023, published in the Official Journal of the European Union on May 16, 2023, implements the Carbon-Boundary Adjustment Mechanism (CBAM) as part of the "Objective 55" legislative package, the ultimate goal of which is climate neutrality in the EU by 2050 at the latest.
The Spanish Customs and Tax Plan has been published (Spanish Official Gazette 02/27/2023), which breaks down the actions to be carried out by the Spanish Tax Agency in 2023.
Order HFP/1314/2022 has been published today in the Spanish Official Gazette, approving form 592 (Self-settlement of the excise duty on non-reusable plastic containers) and form A22 (Request for refund of the excise duty on non-reusable plastic containers), the form and procedure for its submission are determined, and the registration in the Territorial Registry, the keeping of accounts and the submission of the stock record book are regulated (hereinafter, the "Order"), with entry into force on January 1, 2023.
The new Spanish Law 7/2022, of 8 April, on waste, introduces several measures to protect the environment from plastic pollution while fostering growth and innovation and, among others, introduces the new Spanish Plastic Excise Duty will enter into force on January 1st 2023.
The Tax and Customs Control Plan (BOE 01/31/2020) has been published with new actions in the audits that will take place during 2022, taking into account the economic recovery, the companies and sectors benefited by the outbreak of COVID- 19, the boom in electronic commerce, the effects of the first anniversary of BREXIT, among other issues with tax impact.
As of January 1, 2022, the tariff classification of the 2022 edition of the Harmonized System (HS) for goods in international trade will apply.
From March 13 to June 30, 2021, exports from the EU customs territory of vaccines against Covid-19 will be subject to a prior export authorization.
Today the Spanish Official Gazette published the Resolution of January 4, 2021, on the refund of Value Added Tax to entrepreneurs or professionals established in the United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland.
As we have been notifying, as of January 1, 2021, the United Kingdom ceases to be part of the customs territory of the European Union, becoming a third country in any acquisition and/or delivery, going on to treat such transactions as operations of import and / or export.
As from today, November 10, imports into the European Union of some products originated from the United States will be subject to an additional ad valorem customs duty in the range of 15 to 25 percent.