Due to market globalization, there has been significant increase in world trade. The increase in international trade and commerce has caused companies and tax advisers to pay greater attention to the international customs legislation for their tax planning activities. The course provides an overview of the development of current international customs rules. Emphasis is placed on the most relevant rules which are aimed at reducing the burden of customs duty globally and achieving efficiency of imports and exports through simplified customs procedures. Successful completion leads to Customs & Excise Tax Specialist Designation with the Institute of Certified Tax Accountants (Zimbabwe), the leading tax professional body in Zimbabwe.