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tax paid goods

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tax paid goods

If tenerife is part of spain, governed by them, use the euro why is there a difference with the amount of tax paid goods you can bring back to the U.K?

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1. Re: tax paid goods

Tenerife is outside the EC customs territory and as a result the customs allowances for outside the EU apply.

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2. Re: tax paid goods

Bit like the Isle of Man and the Channel Islands in terms of tax status.

Madeira has a similar "arms-length" relationship with Portugal.

Please don't ask me to any more precise - I'm not a lawyer.

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