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shopping online from abroad

Post by shopper » Sat, 28 May 2005 2:42 pm

I want to order goods online and have them delivered to Singapore - how is it with customs clearance? Do I pay GST?

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Post by Javier » Mon, 06 Jun 2005 12:05 pm

I think there should not be any tax and so long as it isn't illegal it'll pass the customs. I order several books and novelty items from abroad before and it came through without any problems.
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Post by Strong Eagle » Mon, 06 Jun 2005 12:11 pm

I've ordered nutiotional supplements from the US without any hassle.

You can import up to S$400 worth of merchandise (alcohol and tobacco excluded) in a package and not be liable for GST.

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http://www.customs.gov.sg/trade/trde4_4.html

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