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#181507 - 07/30/05 02:12 AM Customs Questions  
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I am sure these questions have been asked before. I have searched but nothing recent shown for the past 2 years. Here we go....

What is the import fee for a television?

Are there any small storage units for rent in SP? If so what is the cost for a small unit per month, enough to hold a couple boxes of household goods?


What are the import fees for a computer? How about a expensive computer monitor?


Will a $8500 cover a small skiff and golf cart purchase?

responses appreciated in advance


Thanks

Newbie cool

#181508 - 07/30/05 09:58 AM Re: Customs Questions  
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My understanding is that there's no duty on computer gear but you will have to pay 9% sales tax. There is a storage place, check www.cayestorage.com.

A new refurbished gas golf cart will run you $6500-$8500US depending on how you option it.

A skiff with a decent (may work for a while) motor can be had for $5000US but for something reliable you're probably looking at $7500-$8500US

If you can get the TV in your pants you might be able to sneak it in without duty.

#181509 - 07/30/05 11:11 AM Re: Customs Questions  
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how does golf cart licensing work???

#181510 - 08/01/05 07:48 AM Re: Customs Questions  
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Depends on who you ask, and whose on duty.


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#181511 - 08/01/05 10:07 AM Re: Customs Questions  
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Gwennan Offline
 
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ah,i see!

#181512 - 08/01/05 03:43 PM Re: Customs Questions  
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SimonB,
If I already own a very nice golf cart here in the States, it sounds like I would be better off shipping it down & paying duty. Your thoughts?
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