OnDemand Courses

Year-end customs finalization report ("CFRs") and recent audit trend 

    10:00 - 11:30
    19 Jan 2024 


What You Can Expect to Learn from This Course on CFRs

Are you looking to expand your knowledge and skill set? Then this course is perfect for you. Here are some of the key takeaways you can expect: 

(i) Overview of the CFR and related requirements under Vietnamese customs regulations;

(ii) How to compile the necessary data for reporting purposes on the CFRs

(iii) Necessary steps should be taken during the course of CFRs preparation prior to the submission of the CFRs

(iv) Standard procedures and timeline of a post clearance customs audit;

(v) Legal right and responsibility of the company during the pos-clearance customs audit;

(vi) Trends and common/ emerging issues in the post clearance customs audit;

(vii) Necessary steps to be prepared before a post clearance customs audit;


Preparation of the CFRs

- Overview of the CFR; 

- Vietnamese customs regulations and guidance related to the CFR;

- The connection among those information presented on the CFRs;

- Information and data necessary for the preparation of the CFRs and how to collect these data;

- Common challenges and issues related to the CFRs

Recent customs audit trend 

- Customs audit and inspection focus

- Standard procedures and timeline of a post clearance customs audit

- Trend and emerging issues in a post clearance customs audit

- Necessary steps to be prepared before a post clearance customs audit

Meet the Speakers

Company team

Vuong Quang Thuan

Trade and Customs

KPMG in Vietnam

Thuan is a Director of KPMG’s Trade and Customs in Vietnam.  He has nearly ten (10) years of experience in indirect tax and customs advisory services for local and international clients.

Thuan is responsible for providing regular tax and customs consulting services to many local and international clients.  He has assisted many multinational companies on their investment consideration in Vietnam, customs value consultation and dispute, classification of imported goods, customs duty planning under Free Trade Agreements and customs compliance.

Thuan has extensive hands-on experience in representing clients and dealing with local authorities on customs and taxation issues.

Tran Quy Phong

Associate Director
Trade and Customs
KPMG in Vietnam

Phong has over seven (07) years of experience specializing in tax and customs advisory services, particularly in tax and duty planning, tax efficient supply chain management, customs valuation, origin verification, tax and customs dispute resolution and controversy services.


Ms. Nguyen Hoang Anh