We at Skoulikas Bedford Ltd. make every effort to ensure that our fine foods and consumer products are safe. They are of a high quality satisfying our customers’ expectations.
We are dedicated to guarantee to:
We are working to deploy a rigorous BRCGS Storage & Distribution standard, while complying to all applicable local and international legal requirements.
Thereby ensuring that we:
We believe that the continual improvement of our customers safety approach is based on the commitment and contribution of all employees toward food safety and on upgrading their knowledge and skills on food safety.
The Management of Skoulikas Bedford Ltd. ensures that this Policy is effectively communicated and implemented throughout the company.
TPH (UK) Limited Tax Strategy
Date of publication: 7th November 2023
This this tax strategy applies to the year ended 31 December 2023
TPH (UK) Limited is a 100% owned subsidiary of Total Produce International Holding Limited. The ultimate controlling party is Dole Plc. TPH (UK) Limited is a limited company registered in England and Wales.
This strategy applies to TPH (UK) Limited and all UK subsidiaries as listed in Appendix 1 which are ultimately controlled by Dole plc. In this strategy TPH (UK) Limited, ‘the company’ or the ‘the group’ reflect all the UK entities. By making this strategy available TPH (UK) Limited is fulfilling its responsibilities under Schedule 19 of the Finance Act 2016.
This tax strategy applies from the date of publication until it is superseded. This tax strategy applies to all UK taxes applicable to TPH (UK) Limited and the document is owned by the Board of Directors of TPH (UK) Limited (“the Board”). The finance teams of TPH (UK) Limited are accountable to the Board for the implementation of the tax strategy and the management of tax and related risk.
Managing Tax Risk
TPH (UK) Limited aim to reduce tax risk arising from its operations as far as is reasonably practicable by ensuring that substantial care is applied in relation to all processes which could materially affect its compliance with its tax obligations.
TPH (UK) Limited manages risk to ensure compliance with legal requirements in a manner which ensures payment of the right amount of tax in a timely manner.
Processes relating to different taxes are allocated to appropriate process owners. Appropriate training is provided to staff to ensure robust controls remain in order to minimise risk.
External advice from tax professionals is obtained where required.
TPH (UK) Limited does not engage in artificial transactions in order to reduce its UK tax liabilities. However TPH (UK) Limited does seek to make use of available tax incentives, reliefs and exemptions in line with tax legislation.
Level of Risk
TPH (UK) Limited seek to comply fully with its regulatory and other obligations and to act in a way which upholds its reputation. TPH (UK) Limited seeks to do this through:
Relationship with HMRC
TPH (UK) Limited aim to have a transparent relationship with HMRC which includes attending or hosting face-to-face meetings with HMRC as required.
When submitting information to HMRC, TPH (UK) Limited discloses all facts and identifies any transactions or issues where it considers that there is potential for the tax treatment to be uncertain.
Any inadvertent errors in submissions are notified to HMRC immediately with supplementary evidence where required.
The UK legal entities covered by this Tax Strategy are: