Buying something from Canada - taxes, duties?

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Buying something from Canada - taxes, duties?

Post by mshan » Sun Feb 28, 2010 12:59 pm

If I buy an used item from someone in Canada, what potential types of tariffs, duties, taxes, other could I expect either Canada or the US to impose on package?

Is buyer or seller typically responsible for fees?

Thanks in advance!

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Post by qviri » Sun Feb 28, 2010 3:31 pm

None in case of Canada, and the buyer pays it. I'm not sure how the U.S. end of the deal works. Will probably depend on what you're buying...
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