Customs & Taxation (ECDP / ETDP)
EUROPEAN DYNAMICS is a leading supplier of software products in the field of eCustoms and eTaxation internationally.
Our main product platforms are ECDP (European Customs Dynamic Platform) in the field of eCustoms and ETDP (European Taxation Dynamic Platform) in the field of eTaxation. Our products are used by numerous Finance and Customs administrations internationally.
EUROPEAN DYNAMICS has put in place dedicated teams of highly skilled experts with extended experience in Taxation and Customs Systems. Our project teams work closely with our clients supporting and advising them. This close co-operation with Business and Technical staff, offers to our team hands on experience related to the operation of national Customs Systems, while it updates it with the latest developments in the Customs and Taxation area and the guidelines of the European Commission and other international organisatons.
Our ECDP and ETDP product development teams, follow on a daily basis the evolution internationally, and update the product development roadmap to develop or update, a wide range of vertical applications, to allow Finance and Customs authorities meet the deadlines imposed by the European Commission’s DG TAXUD.
The ECDP / ETDP platforms and the various vertical modules associated with them, are offered as a product tailor-made to the needs of the client, or following a flexible scheme based on the leasing mode and the hosting mode (SaaS – Software as a Service), based on the company’s hosting centres or on the Cloud.
Indicative examples of ED’s clients and success stories are:
Greece: ED became in 2006 the ICIS (Integrated Customs Information System) contractor of the Greek Ministry of Finance (General Secretariat for Information Systems – GSIS), addressing all the IT activities of the Ministry related to Customs. The contract included the Maintenance of ICIS and the Development of New Applications related to it. The maintenance and further development of the various ICIS modules, and new customs modules. In the context of the contract ED implemented applications for ECS1, ECS2, SEEDv1, QUOTA2, NCTS-4/TIR, etc.
Cyprus: The Ministry of Finance assigned ED to deliver an EMCS application (FS1, FS2, 3.1, 3.2) based on the ECDP platform. ED was also assigned to deliver, ICS Phase-1 (Import Control System), EORI, Risk Analysis, ECS.
Malta: The Ministry of Finance assigned ED to deliver an EMCS (FS1, FS2, 3.1, 3.2) application based on the ECDP platform. Furthermore, ED provides complete operational support and ensures the good working order of the system. The Ministry of Finance also assigned ED to support and expand its NCTS platform.
Denmark: The Ministry of Finance (SKAT) assigned ED to deliver an EMCS (FS1, FS2, 3.1 and 3.2) application, as well as a Risk Analysis module, for the EMCS application, based on the ECDP platform. The application is hosted at ED’s premises and ED offers EMCS on a SaaS basis.
United Kingdom: The Scottish government assigned ED to design, implement, host and operate the Land and Buildings Transaction and the Landfill Taxes system of Scotland, replacing the UK Stamp Duty Land Tax (SDLT) and Landfill Tax (LfT). The system is based on ED’s Taxation platform and is in full operation since April 2015.
HMRC (HM Revenue & Customs) selected as part of its Customs Modernisation program, ED’s ECDP Tariff COTS (an EU TARIC3 compliant product), to implement its new Tariff Solution. The assignment includes the licences for ED’s Tariff COTS and five years of support and maintenance services.
The Netherlands: The Ministry of Finance assigned ED to support and expand its NCTS platform.
Ireland: The Ministry of Finance assigned ED to support and expand its NCTS platform. In June 2018, the Irish Customs awarded to ED a major multiannual contract to deliver a new eCustoms platform, covering all the eCustoms related activities. The new platform will be based on the latest version of ECDP, which is the first platform to comply with the European Commission’s UCC guidelines.
Poland: The Ministry of Finance assigned ED the Integrated Customs Tariff System (ISZTAR4). ISZTAR4 is the main source of integrated tariff and tax data, and tax and duty calculations for the Customs Service (Customs systems and Customs officers), as well as entities, institutions and Customs agencies in the area of foreign trade.