Customs: mutual recognition of EU and US trade partnership programmes
Reciprocal implementation of the EU's Authorised Economic Operator (AEO) scheme and the US Customs and Trade Partnership Against Terrorism (C-TPAT) programme has been effective since 31 January 2013.
The questions and answers in the EU-US document provide further information and guidance to economic operators (EU AEO and US C-TPAT members). Background information on the AEO scheme is available from our website.
A conference on VAT in the public sector and exemptions in the public interest will take place from 17 to 19 April 2013 in Venice-Mestre, Italy. See the registration form in Word on page 7 (under What's new) and read the related studies.