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Taxes On Importing Car Parts


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#1
idoari

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Hi, the prices of importing car parts in Israel are insane! I was wondering what is the situation in other parts of the world.

The taxes here are:

Upto 75$ - tax free.
More than 75$ - 48% of the package value AND the shipment price.

What is the situation in your country?

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B1ack_Mi16

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Norway it is +25% VAT in addition to a fee for the paperwork needed, usually about 10-20£.



#3
Simes

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I'm not sure of the percentage but I recently paid about £70 on some rare motorcycle fairings from China.

#4
Ryan

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20% VAT on goods coming from outside the EU. Plus import duty which varies depending on several things, but typically 2-5%.



#5
wicked

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Pretty similar here... too bad UK will leave the EU and ebay.co.uk will get expensive for me...

Edited by wicked, 09 August 2017 - 08:04 PM.


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stef205

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i paid a fair bit importing my charger from america. Nearly £100 in tax and duty but worth it. I paid 20% vat and 10% duty when importing the evo from japan.