Validating customs power of attorney
In many cases the Notary who has witnessed the power of attorney will also arrange for the Apostille as part of the service.
Some EU countries including Belgium, Ireland, Denmark, France, Germany and Spain, although parties to the Apostille Convention, have signed bilateral agreements with Italy (ratifying the 1987 Brussels Convention) and a power of attorney signed in those countries will not need an Apostille.
The document must contain your full name and at least the last 4 digits of your social security number. Coppersmith Inc., is required by law to keep all information received in strictest confidence and will not be provided to any outside parties.
Confidentiality and security of client information is of the utmost importance and we have internal policies and controls in place to ensure that personal data is safe.
Customs and Border Protection, Department of Homeland Security, also require Customs Brokers to take additional steps to validate social security numbers and information contained on Powers of Attorney (Administrative Message 055-0441 dated 4/20/2005).
Acceptable documentation required for validation is: In lieu of a social security card, a broker may also accept any document, not more than 12 months old, issued by the IRS or Social Security Administration.
Sharing rights with any of your family member or a friend by issuing a registered power of attorney is the legal and correct way of managing the property, bank loans, stocks and other assets located in India.template for special power of attorney to share the property or apartment possession or rental rights.
#1 Write down the POA terms on a INR 100 stamp paper.
Where the country is not a party to the Hague Convention the power of attorney will go through a three stage process: signtaure in front of a person competent to witness, legalization of the signature and finally the ratification by the overseas Italian Consulate.
If the country where the power of attorney is signed is a contracting party to the 1961 Hague Convention, the legalization procedure is straightforward.