Originally Posted by Factor
Its actually 15.5% You pay the duty and then GST on the boat and the duty - so you pay tax on a tax. You gotta love em.
Yep, it's a wonderful system...
In my case I'm grateful I did not buy an un-taxed EU boat, pay VAT as an EU resident and then import
it. Then it would be tax on tax on tax....
Thankfully, 16 years in Sweden
paying 25% Vat on everything and another 5% customs
duty when buying
from outside the EU makes me think 15.5% is a bargain