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2016 Customs Seminar - Johannesburg
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2016/05/19
When: 19 May 2016
From 09:00 until 13:00
Where: Wanderers Club
21 North Road
Illovo
Johannesburg, Gauteng 
South Africa
Contact: Silvia Motaung


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Overview

The Customs Control and Customs Duty Acts have been drafted with the view of aligning the current customs legislation with international requirements set out in the Revised Kyoto Convention on the simplification and harmonisation of customs procedures. This legislation was gazetted in 2014 and is expected to come into effect during the course of 2016. As such it is vital that all customs stakeholders understand the new regulatory regime. This seminar is aimed at giving you an overview of the most crucial areas of the new legislation.

Course Content
  • The background: why were the acts rewritten?
  • An overview of the most important changes brought about by the Customs Control and Custom Duty Acts of 2014
  • The expected date when the Acts will become effective and the ongoing drafting of Rules under the acts
  • Tariff classification of goods
  • Rules of origin
  • Valuation
  • Payment of duties, penalties and interest
  • Refunds and drawbacks
  • The assessment of duties, including self-assessment at clearance, and the process for declaring inaccuracies in self-assessment
  • The dispute resolution process

Presenter
Zama Mgwedli

Zama Mgwedli is a Partner in Customs @ Wylie, prior to joining the firm she held the position of Specialist in Customs and Excise Litigation in the SARS’ Legal and Policy Division at SARS’ Head Office in Pretoria. Here she was involved in the litigation of contentious customs and excise-related issues. She also served in an advisory capacity to the Chairperson of the Customs Operations Appeal Committee and the Chairperson of the National Appeals Committee. Her expertise includes inter alia: valuations, rules of origin, tariff determinations, detentions and seizures, post clearance audit investigations, rebate and dispute resolution. Zama holds a Master of Laws Degree in International Customs Law and Administration from the University Of Canberra, Australia.

CPD

This event and successful completion of the online assessment will secure 4 hours verifiable output CPD points/units.

Including the following professional bodies. (SAICA, CIMA, SAIPA, SAIBA, ACCA, FPI, CSSA, LSSA, FISA, ICBA, IAC, AAT)

Event Investment

Option 1 - Seminar:

This event does not form part of the CPD subscription package.

Member: R1550.00
Non-member: R1990.00

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Important: Printed copies of notes is optional and will cost additional R50 per set and must be ordered. Electronic notes will be emailed to all registered delegates 2 days prior to the event. Should you require a printed copy on the day of the seminar kindly select the printed seminar notes when registering for the event.

Option 2 - Dedicated Webinar Broadcast

This dedicated CPD webinar will be presented  on 20 May 2016 from 09:00 - 13:00

Member: R450.00
Non-member: R500.00
Company Price: R850.00
Click here to register for the Webinar
 
Option 3 - DVD
 
This CPD event will be recorded and available to purchase on DVD. Available 31 May 2016 .
 
Member: R650.00
Non-member: R720.00
 

 

Payments & Cancellations

  • All payments must be made by EFT or by credit card, at least 3 working days before commencement of an event.
  • Kindly note that should payment not been received 2 days after the event, legal action will be taken
  • Proof of payment will be requested at registration, if payment at that point in time has not been reflected on SAIT's bank account.
  • Only written notice of cancellation will be recognised.
  • Conditions:
    • If the cancellation occurs more than 4 working days prior to the event no cancellation fee will be charged.
    • If the cancellation occurs less than 4 working days prior to the event a 100% cancellation fee will apply.
  • Delegates who book and fail to attend will be liable for the full event fee.
  • SAIT's liability in the case of an event being cancelled will be limited to a refund or credit of the event fee.
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