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Old 02-18-2014, 01:57 PM   #77
Tigers R great.
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Originally Posted by JustinP View Post
I tried, I guess "they" were too smart for us. :(
Not your fault. I read up on it and they sting us for this import VAT whether it's a gift or not! Bloody rip off really.

Originally Posted by Drunk_Uncle View Post
In Germany gifts are taxed also. Anything I sent my then girlfriend, now wife, she had to pick it up at the customs office.
Obviously an EU rip off.
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