Business tax – collection

CHIEF user guides and technical specifications

The CHIEF system is supported by detailed user guides for trade users. For Direct Trader Input to CHIEF and Inventory system linking we have the Technical Interface Specification guides.

CHIEF user guides

  1. USM100: introduction to CHIEF IES user guides

    • 20 February 2007
    • Guidance
  2. USM101: general concepts

    • 20 February 2007
    • Guidance
  3. USM102: Glossary

    • 20 February 2007
    • Guidance
  4. USM211: Harmonised import entry trade user guide

    • 20 February 2007
    • Guidance
  5. USM239: Common entry trade user guide

    • 20 February 2007
    • Guidance
  6. USM260: accounts maintenance trade user guide

    • 20 February 2007
    • Guidance
  7. USM305: Export entry trade user guide

    • 20 February 2007
    • Guidance
  8. USM401: Trade standing data user guide

    • 20 February 2007
    • Guidance

Technical Interface Specification user guides

  1. DES110: overview and glossary

    • 9 January 2015
    • Guidance
  2. DES111: system connection and session control

    • 9 January 2015
    • Guidance
  3. DES150: Electronic Data Interchange specification

    • 20 February 2007
    • Guidance
  4. DES205: Electronic Data Interchange for imports

    • 20 February 2007
    • Guidance
  5. DES208: Electronic Data Interchange for new exports

    • 20 February 2007
    • Guidance
  6. DES209: data element definitions

    • 20 February 2007
    • Guidance
  7. DES214: Human Computer Interface guide

    • 20 February 2007
    • Guidance
  8. DES222: report messages and layouts

    • 20 February 2007
    • Guidance
  9. DES242: Electronic Data Interchange for consignment and movement control

    • 20 February 2007
    • Guidance