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The EU and the UK have reached an agreement on the withdrawal agreement with a revised protocol on Ireland and Northern Ireland (abolition of the “backstop”) and a revised political declaration. On the same day, the European Council (Article 50) approved these texts. WTO rules: If countries do not have free trade agreements, they must act according to rules established by a global body called the World Trade Organization (WTO), which means goods taxes The Tax Act (post-transition period), which provides more powers to violate the legal requirements of the withdrawal agreement, will also return to the House of Commons this week. The withdrawal agreement provides for a transitional period until 31 December 2020, during which time the UK will remain in the internal market, to ensure the smooth flow of trade until a long-term relationship is concluded. If no agreement is reached by then, the UK will leave the single market without a trade deal on 1 January 2021. The withdrawal agreement is closely linked to a non-binding political declaration on future relations between the EU and the UK. British Prime Minister Boris Johnson has not yet set a deadline for 15 October and Britain and the EU have discussed. But in a few weeks, both sides say there are still real disagreements. You will continue to talk, but the three main points of friction are: the European Union and the United Kingdom have approved the withdrawal agreement. The British Parliament and the European Parliament have yet to approve the withdrawal agreement.

Free trade agreement: The EU and the UK want to agree on this – a country-to-country agreement that encourages trade by removing barriers such as goods taxes. In accordance with the political declaration, the 27 EU Member States agreed on 25 February 2020 on the negotiating mandate of the European Commission, which is negotiating on behalf of the Member States on future relations between the EU and the UNITED Kingdom. On this basis, the EU`s chief negotiator, Michel Barnier, presented in mid-March a draft comprehensive agreement on the new partnership with the UK, to which other elements were added. You can find this and the others on the UK Task Force`s website. The new relationship will not be highlighted until the end of the transition period, when negotiations are completed. The new agreements will enter into force after the transition period that ends on December 31, 2020. EU countries must first approve these new agreements. If Britain and the EU fail to reach an agreement, there will be a “non-deal” of Brexit. This will be done at the end of the transition period.

It could allow the government to violate international law by implementing elements of its original Brexit deal with the EU, the so-called withdrawal agreement. The 599-page withdrawal agreement covers the following main areas:[16] New relations between the EU and the UK begin, provided an agreement has been reached, approved by EU Member States, the European Parliament and the British Parliament. The EU and the UK reach a provisional agreement on citizens` rights and the financial regime of Brexit. On 6 September 2020, the Financial Times reported that the UK government was considering drafting new laws to circumvent the protocol of the Northern Ireland Withdrawal Agreement. [45] The new law would give ministers the power to determine which state aid should be notified to the EU and to define which products at risk of being transferred from Northern Ireland to Ireland (the withdrawal agreement stipulates that in the absence of a reciprocal agreement, all products are considered vulnerable). [47] The government defended this approach and stated that the legislation was in accordance with protocol and that it had only “clarified” the volumity in the protocol. [48] Ursula von der Leyen warned Johnson not to violate international law and said that the implementation of the withdrawal agreement by Britain was a “precondition for any future partnership”. [49] On 8 September, Brandon Lewis, Foreign Minister for Northern Ireland, told the British Parliament that the bill