Dinesh Unadkat

Director - Customs & Excise Compliance

J D Consultants


Dinesh Unadkat CILT MIEx – is a specialised customs consultant with over 44 years’ experience across a range of industries. He is responsible for advising companies on complicated Customs and Excise, export and import related issues, ensuring companies are compliant with all current HMRC legislation.

His experience includes implementation of ERTS, Customs and Bonded (Excise) Warehouse facilities in accordance with HMRC guidelines.  Liaising and negotiating between HMRC and company board members on any related matters including legal issues.  Knowledge of EU Customs and Excise issues, raising indirect tax and compliance awareness in clients’ businesses and has taken an active part in projects involving indirect tax considerations.

D. Consultants Ltd were involved with the Customs Freight Simplified Procedures – Audit Working Party, watched CFSP develop from embryo through to launch (1994 – 1998) and have also worked with HMRC – ITSOWG (International Trade Operating System Working Group).

He is able to recognise, develop and maintain indirect tax cost saving opportunities for clients and prevents unnecessary losses by carrying out indirect tax and compliance reviews for clients; analysing highly complex indirect tax penalties through a systematic approach to any given situation, with the ability to clearly explain complex indirect tax issues to non-specialists.

Dinesh is a member of the Chartered Institute of Logistics and Transport and a Member of the Institute of Export.

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