Tax free in Italy
Many tourists tend to enjoy tax free,doing shopping in Italy. This approach helps to achieve maximum economy, because the standard VAT rate in Italy is 22% (until the summer of 2013 was 20%).
Methods for making tax free
There are two versions of the VAT refund: own, directly in cooperation with the manufacturer, or through intermediaries.
If you plan to return directly,necessary after the export of goods abroad mailed an invoice with the special mark of the perfect custom fact export, is another option - to issue the documents directly in the store. The main advantage is that you can get the full amount of VAT, namely 22%. The lack of just one: the sellers rarely agree on direct cooperation and prefer mediation.
Refund tax free, you can contact theintermediary companies, namely Tax Refund S.p.a, Global Blue or Premier Tax Free. Each store is working with a particular company. In this situation, you will be able to simplify the procedure for receipt of funds, but you will be able to return only 11%.
Goods exported from Italy to the State which is not a member of the European Union. This custom must put a mark confirming that it happened within three months from the date of purchase.
Tax free available in Italy, ranging from 154.94 euros (including VAT). At the same time this amount will need to spend in one day, and not necessarily in a store - is spelled out in the official rules. In fact, tax free, you can use only if the amount has been achieved while shopping in one store. However, different shops can be visited in Rinashento shopping center, and at the end of the day to visit the Global blue office to issue a tax free.
Stages of registration tax free and VAT refund
Having decided to cooperate with the intermediary company, you need to proceed in stages. In the store you need to get the texture filled with personal data, this wallet and your signature.
When you leave Italy, at customsyou need to put a stamp. If you are planning to travel further, you need to put a stamp in the last state before leaving the EU. It should show the purchased and unused goods the customs officer.
Cash can be obtained by contacting the point of Casrefund. If possible, the funds will be credited to your bank card. When there is no way to go through this step, fill out a form and send it in an envelope on the company's address.
Agree to take advantage of tax free is very easy, and it will make shopping in Italy even more enjoyable!