Costa Rica Consumption Tax

Costa Rica Consumption Tax on Imports

Costa Rica imposes a Consumption Tax on a selected group of products.  The tax is levied on the products that are imported into Costa Rica.  The tax imposed can  start at 5% of the CIF (Cost+Insurance+Freight)  of the product that is imported.   The Consumption Tax is LawNo. 4961.  Li
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Costa Rica Import Duties

Costa Rica Import Duties and Tariffs

Costa Rica imports a lot of products.  Any product that enters Costa Rica with very limited exceptions must pay import duties to the Costa Rican Treasury Department (Ministerio de Hacienda).  The specific department that administers import duties is the Customs Department (Servicio Ge
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Customs Information Page

CUSTOMS INFORMATION PAGE  In this section you will find all the necessary information regarding the importation of products into Costa Rica and the applicable import duties. If you have specific questions regarding a specific product we suggest that you contact a Costa Rican Cust
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Costa Rica Importing a Car How Much are the Taxes

Importing a Car to Costa Rica – How much are the Import taxes   If you want to import a car into Costa Rica you will have to pay import taxes to the Costa Rican government. The amount of import taxes that will be charged depend on several factors which the Customs Departmen
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