This is not a drill!

August 31, 2015

The logistics sector should be aware of new HMRC controls for alcohol wholesalers and retailers, says Alan Powell, UKWA’s excise duty expert. 

Alcohol duty fraud, particularly in beer and wine, is a significant problem for the Exchequer and legitimate business.  HMRC’s measures to counter the fraud thus far have had limited success (and this includes the supposed ideal anti-fraud measure – the electronic excise movement and control system for EU duty-suspended movements “ EMCS). 

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