Duty Recovery

If you have paid import duty or surtaxes (e.g. steel or aluminum) and you subsequently exported those goods, you could be eligible to recover those funds . 92% of the time our DRAWBACK ASSIST PROGRAM finds money where brokers aren't looking

Saving you money

HMT's Customs Specialists can provide your organization with expert insight into the rules and regulations of importing and exporting, including areas such as duty drawback, tariff classification, remissions and free trade. Our customized service can result in the recovery of overpayments and reductions in costs.

Do not pay any more duty than is necessary. Let HMT help you recover your overpayments and learn how to prevent them

find out if you qualify for a duty drawback 
  • You may be eligible for duty drawbacks if you manufacture in Canada for export to other countries and use imported parts or raw materials

  • You may be eligible for duty drawbacks if you import dutiable goods to Canada for export resale (as is or same condition)

  • HMT’s Customs Specialists will review your imports to determine if a more appropriate classification on duty rates should be applied

  • Under certain tariff regulations, remissions may be applicable on the products you import into Canada

  • HMT provides advice on the Free Trade Agreement, Certificates of Origin, understanding the origin criteria regulations and several other topics

  • You don’t pay for our services unless we obtain a refund for you

  • “Your auditor consistently proved to us how highly competent and thorough his knowledge is of the rules and regulations governing importing and exporting.”

    Morrison Lamothe Inc.

  • “I would like to thank HMT for the provided service and would be happy to recommend your services to any other firm looking to conduct a duty and drawback review.”

    Redpath Sugar Ltd.

  • “I would like to express how pleased we were with the successful duty/drawback recovery review and audit performed by HMT Revenue Group.”

    Quantec Geoscience Ltd.

  • “It turned out to be worthwhile; your specialist conducted a thorough review, which resulted in identifying revenue opportunities that had been overlooked by previous providers. The process was non-disruptive to our staff and his expertise made us feel very comfortable.”

    Molson Canada