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A Glossary of Customs & VAT Terminology

We are all aware of the complexity around Customs and VAT when it comes to business aviation. The terminology is confusing and it can be difficult to understand the principles involved or how they may impact your aircraft. That’s why we have taken this opportunity to explain some of the most commonly used terms in the EU and the UK.

Check out our Glossary of Customs and VAT terms used in business aviation here.


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