MTRA members give evidence on the Taxation (Cross-Border Trade) Bill

Gareth Stace, Laura Cohen, Ian Cranshaw

MTRA members gave evidence on the Taxation (Cross-Border Trade) Bill.  This included an outline of the EU trade remedy system, difference between strong trade remedies and protectionism, concerns with proposed UK trade remedy system, balance between primary and secondary legislation, transition of existing EU measures, proposed public and economic interests, lesser duty rule, state distortions and dumping methodology, timescales, engagement with DIT.

Trade Union Members of the MTRA also gave evidence at the same session (Kathleen Walker Shaw (GMB), Ben Richards (Unite the Union) and Rosa Crawford (TUC)).

Video (Trade Association Members of MTRA)
Video (Union Members of MTRA)
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