Alan has been a Customs consultant since 1989. A former officer with HMRC employed in the Excise Division. He advises clients on all aspects of Customs & Excise duties and procedures. He is currently advising clients principally involved in Excise duties in relation to Excise Warehousing.
Alan recently obtained a repayment of over £100,000 in relation to overpaid Customs duties due to classification errors. He advises clients involved in Customs Warehousing, CFSP, Excise duty refunds. Currently advising clients involved in Customs and Excise Warehousing about obtaining AEO status.
Enjoys wandering in the Lake District, supporting Newcastle United and Blyth Spartans.