Examples of import duties on online purchases

Below, there are examples of the general customs duty and VAT on some of the most popular products ordered from a country outside the EU with which there is no preferential tariff agreement. Note that the amount of customs duty can differ from the amount below, depending on the material used in the manufacturing of the product.

Product Customs duty %  VAT %
Sunglasses 2,9 vat 24 %
Car body parts 4,5 vat 24 %
Car motor parts 2,7 vat 24 %
Camera body and lenses for a digital system camera

The camera body and one lens duty-free, when the lens is delivered with the camera

vat 24 %
  additional lenses 6,7 vat 24 %
DVD’s (music and film) 0 vat 24 %
Golf equipment 2,7 vat 24 %
Footwear leather 8, textiles 17 vat 24 %
Books   duty-free vat 10 %
Guitars 3,2, electric guitars 3,7 vat 24 %
Cosmetics duty-free or 6,5 vat 24 %
Motorcycle parts 3,7 vat 24 %
Leather handbags 3 vat 24 %
Dolls Representing human beings 4,7, others duty-free vat 24 %
Doll parts and accessories duty-free vat 24 %
Scale models duty free or 4,7 % depending on material vat 24 %
Wristwatches 80 cents vat 24 %
Line fishing tackle 3,7 % vat 24 %
Computers

duty-free

vat 24 %
Clothes 12 vat 24 %

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