Carnet A.T.A. is an international document facilitating temporary importation/reexportation of goods:
It exempts from custom taxes and duties, which are to be paid for the temporary importation of goods to an ATA system member-country.
It substitutes a national set of documents for customs clearance and is accepted by customs bodies of member-countries.
It is a guaranty of taxes and duties recover in case if the temporary importation terms are broken.
There is a list of goods, which may be imported/exported under the ATA carnet system defined: almost all goods, excluding consumable, perishable goods and commodities intended for repair/amendment or any other modification.
These commodities may be separated into several groups: commercial samples, professional equipment and goods intended for exhibitions, concerts, theatrical performance and other similar events.
There is a complete list of such goods in the Appendices to Istanbul Convention.
Physically, A.T.A. Carnet is a book of format А4 which contains sheets of various colours and appointments: a cover, the inventory, tear off sheets and the continuous backs used for the customs purposes at import/export, return import/export, transit.
For presentation, here it is possible to download an example of book А.Т.А.
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