The Guyana Revenue Authority (GRA) Customs, Excise and Trade Operations (CE&TO) has launched application of Excise Stamps on imported Alcohol (excluding beer) and Tobacco products.
Importers, businesses and persons selling alcohol and tobacco products are hereby notified that Customs officers will commence visits to premises to verify existing inventories to initiate the stamping process. The officers will request documents and supporting evidence to verify that the items were legally imported in Guyana.
Importers, businesses, and persons selling these products are urged to complete the registration and inventory forms on GRA’s website and submit to the Excise Stamp and Environmental Levy Section, Customs, Excise & Trade Operations, GRA. (http://www.gra.gov.gy/forms/customs-trade-administration)
The affixing of Excise Stamps on units of alcohol and of tobacco products is an anti-smuggling measure and is being carried out in accordance with the provisions of theCustoms Act,Chapter 82:01.
For further information or assistance, contact us on 227-6060 extension 4106.