Directorate-General for Taxation and Customs Union
QUOTA (Tariff quotas and ceilings)
This database allows tracking the overall EU usage of "First come first served" import quotas in force granted to products originating from certain third countries. It displays the...
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Economic Operators Registration and Identification number
Access to the information related to Economic Operators Identification and Registration system (EORI) as established by the Council Regulation (EEC) No 2913/92 of 12 October 1992,...
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SEED (System for Exchange of Excise Data)
Information about the System for Exchange of Excise Data (SEED). Database for companies to check the validity of an excise number. SEED is the System for Exchange of Excise Data online...
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European Customs Inventory of Chemical Substances
Тhe European Customs Inventory of Chemical Substances is an information tool which allows users to: clearly and easily identify chemicals; classify them correctly and...
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Export - Movement Reference Number follow-up
Application tracking goods in export. Tracking is done via a Movement Reference Number. The EUROPA webserver provides the data as received from the different IT environments of the...
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Suspensions (Autonomous Tariff Suspensions)
'Autonomous suspensions' provide for a total or partial waiver of the normal duties applicable to imported goods during a certain period and for an unlimited quantity. The same applies...
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Authorised Economic Operator
This site provides access to the information related to Authorised Economic Operators (AEO) as established by the Regulation (EU) No 952/2013 of the European Parliament and of the Council...
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EU Customs Tariff (TARIC)
Multilingual database covering all measures relating to tariff, commercial and agricultural legislation. Provides a clear view of what to do when importing or exporting goods. TARIC,...
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VIES (VAT Information Exchange System)
Database for checking the validity of a VAT number issued by an EU Member State. With the introduction of the single market on 1 January 1993 , fiscal customs based controls at internal...
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Customs Offices in the Member States
The EUROPA webserver provides the information on this site based on the data provided and maintained by the competent autorities of the National Administrations. The data provided is for...
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TIC (Taxation Information and Communication)
TIC: Member State information on invoicing rules, VAT refunds and the standard VAT rate. National invoicing rules. VAT rates applied by EU countries. National VAT refund codes and...
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Taxpayer Identification Number (TIN)
TINs are used by EU countries to identify taxpayers. TIN online check module.National TIN formats and descriptions. Most EU countries use Tax Identification Numbers (TINs) to identify...
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Database of specific products under ‘surveillance’ or monitoring imported into the EU customs territory in the present and past years. Updated at the end of each working day. For a...
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SAMANCTA is the sampling manual for customs and taxation authorities. It contains information and instructions on how to take and handle samples for laboratory testing. SAMANCTA is a...
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TRANSIT - Movement Reference Number
Application for tracking goods in transit. Tracking is done via the Movement Reference Number (MRN). Customs transit is a customs procedure used to facilitate the movement of goods...
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European Binding Tariff Information
EBTI provides traders with EU-wide legal certainty about the tariff classification of the goods that they intend to import or export. The database contains all Binding tariff information...
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Taxes in Europe database
The "Taxes in Europe" database (TEDB) is the European Commission's on-line information tool covering the main taxes in force in the EU Member States. The system contains information on...