Watch now: new videos to help your business trade with the EU

The Government has launched a series of short, informational videos designed to help your business move goods between the UK and the EU and the rest of the world. Here’s where to find them, and how they might assist you. Exporting goods outside the UK Useful for: Selling products overseas Staying compliant with international trading rules Registering for an EORI number   Importing goods into

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100 days on: Brexit still challenging traders, but Support Fund offers hope

Despite 100 days passing since the end of the Brexit transition period, official figures reveal that international trade has yet to recover. But why? In this blog, we’re going to explore what challenges businesses are facing, and how they can overcome them. How is international trade faring? According to the British Chambers of Commerce (BCC), four in 10 (41 per cent) exporters reported “decreased export

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Applications open for £2,000 post-Brexit import VAT advice

Applications are now open for the Government’s SME Brexit Support Fund, which offers grants for up to £2,000 that can be put towards the cost of professional advice on import VAT. The end of the Brexit Transition period has changed the way businesses must account for VAT when importing from the EU and the new fund offers help to access advice on staying compliant following

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Should I register for VAT in the EU?

If you wish to trade with the EU following the end of the Brexit transition period, you may need to register for VAT in the single market. In this article, we will explain how and why you need to do so. Why should I register for VAT in the EU? If you are planning to trade in the single market, you may need to register

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Do I need to set up an EU subsidiary?

“Should I set up a company in the EU” is among the most common questions we receive now that the UK has left the single market. However, the answer isn’t always as straightforward as yes or no. There are both advantages and disadvantages to registering a company in the EU. What is an EU subsidiary? An EU subsidiary is a company belonging to you, but

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Just months left to secure right to work under EU Settlement Scheme, businesses warned

There are now just two months left to apply to the EU Settlement Scheme to secure the right to live and work in the UK, businesses have been warned. The report comes shortly before the 30 June 2021 deadline, after which workers may be forced to return to their home countries should they not apply in time. Under the scheme, EU, European Economic Area (EEA),

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SME Brexit Support Fund goes live

The Government has now launched its £20 million SME Brexit Support Fund – apply today! The SME Brexit Support Fund has been designed to help SMEs with the new rules that apply to trading with the EU following the end of the Brexit transition period. The fund offers grants worth up to £2,000 to enable businesses who trade only with the EU to access training and professional

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