How do I pay tax and duty?
You will need to pay the carrier or your local customs authority (if you choose to do the customs clearance by yourself). The amount may differ from the advance estimate given by Ship7.
If you using our Postal Service for shipping your package(s) you will pay the Duties and Taxes while you are paying for your shipment. This way you don't have to pay any other additional fees to your countries customs. To learn about this service, please go to the following link: https://ship7.com/blog/ship7-postal-economy-cheapest-way-of-shipping/
How do I know how much tax and duty I will have to pay?
Our Carrier will be calling you before the shipment arrives at the destination & they will be advising you of the Exact Duty charges. If you use our Postal Service you will know how much you are going to pay for Duties and Taxes while paying for the ...
Do I really have to pay tax and duty?
Yes – and there are heavy fines or even criminal proceedings for anyone trying to evade import tax. You are the ‘Importer’ for your purchases and are responsible for accurate declaration of the nature of the goods and their value. This information is ...
What happens if the customs payment is wrong?
As the ‘Importer’, you are responsible for declaring an accurate value because it determines the customs duty and import tax you will need to pay. Our estimate may be lower or higher than the amount you actually pay. We need to know the actual value ...
Does the Ship7 shipping rates include customs fees, tariffs, and/or duty taxes?
Not always.Depending on your country we can calculate the customs and duty charges in advance; so our shipping rates would be for door-to-door delivery. But even in this case, these charges would be estimates and there may be additional import or ...
Why do you need purchase values of my items, and how do I confirm that?
Customs require the purchase value of all imported products. If your package arrives with an invoice, we will enter the value by ourselves and throw out the invoice itself. If your package arrives without an invoice, we suggest you to that enter the ...