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Canada Customs Invoice: The Low-Down

Canada Customs Invoice A commercial invoice is a requirement of the CBSA (remember: Canada Border Services Agency) for importing into Canada.  An invoice can take on many forms,  we've seen some in the form of lipstick on a napkin - no that won't work.  A commercial invoice illustrates the transaction that takes place between the buyer and seller.  At the most basic level, it shows who the seller is, who the purchaser is and the pricing info...

Online Customs Clearance: Live online when you need it

Clearit.ca is Canada's first and only provider of online customs clearance and customs brokerage service.  Many people ask us why we would take a traditional service like customs brokerage and bring it online.  The answer is simple, we know what you want.  You want your shipment customs cleared with the least amount of steps, in the least amount of time, all while saving some money. You can call another customs broker, ask for their sales depa...

Importing e-cigarettes into Canada

Importing e-cigarettes: A grey area E-Cigarettes have been gaining popularity all over North America with new online stores popping up everyday. Over the last few weeks, Clearit.ca has received many phone calls asking about how and if one could go about importing E-Cigarettes and we have one answer for all of you: We don’t know. Ok, we don’t actually “not know” but this is such grey area, that we recommend staying away from it complet...

Customs Clearances: Canadian Customs Brokerage Services

Customs Clearance Services Clearit.ca proudly provides customs clearance services ALL ACROSS CANADA. From P.E.I. to Vancouver Island, Clearit.ca is able to clear your goods electronically at any border point. Whether arriving by land, sea, or air, Clearit.ca has the know-how and expertise to get the job done right. With over 30 years experience in the business, your goods are in good hands. For any questions or concerns or to inquire about oth...

Import Penalties

Import Penalties & How to Avoid them While it may seem like no big deal to a new company just entering the import business, Incorrectly classifying goods can cause major problems and cost you more money the you might expect. If not spotted on time, these import penalties can compound and lead to even greater loss by overpaid duty that is not recoverable or fines for underpaid Duty. Working with a Customs Broker does not guarantee zero ...