Customs: Overview and practical advice

In this interactive webinar, the panel will provide an overview of the UK's customs regime, and share practical tips on key customs issues. This webinar is aimed at accountants and tax advisers.

Duration: 1 hour

Event type: Webinar

Provided by: RPC

The panel will discuss and answer questions on the following topics:

  • Overview of the UK's customs regime
  • Key cases in relation to tariff classification, valuation and origin
  • The impact of Brexit
  • Practical advice regarding key customs issues



Robert Waterson is a Partner at RPC,specialising in tax disputes, regulatory investigations and public law challenges. He acts for a broad range of clients from FTSE100 companies and high net worth individuals to SMEs and not-for-profit organisations.

Rebekka Sandwell a Senior Associate at RPC and assists both corporate and individual clients in relation to a wide range of tax disputes. She is experienced in Alternative Dispute Resolution, as well as conducting litigation before the tax tribunals and higher courts. Rebekka advises clients in relation to the full range of corporate and personal taxes (both direct and indirect), including customs and excise duty.

Alice Kemp is an employed barrister, qualified in New Zealand and England & Wales, with significant trial experience in both jurisdictions. Alice was a prosecutor in New Zealand's revenue agency. Alicespecialises in criminal tax matters including prosecutions, asset freezing and forfeiture, and ancillary orders including POCA-related matters.

Sam Grodzinski QC is a barrister at Blackstone Chambers, specialising in tax litigation and public and regulatory law.

Location: Past event