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Old 12-12-2018, 06:56   #1
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Buying a Canadian register boat in the caribbean

Hi Guys, Im searching for a boat for liveaboard and travel the world.
I found a boat in the Caribbean that is registred in Canada.
Whem I buy this used boat do I have to pay salles taxes for Canada?
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Old 12-12-2018, 08:00   #2
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Hi Guys, Im searching for a boat for liveaboard and travel the world.
I found a boat in the Caribbean that is registred in Canada.
Whem I buy this used boat do I have to pay salles taxes for Canada?
Only if you sail it to Canada.
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Ok thanks for your answer.
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Only if you sail it to Canada.
AND if you register it in Canada.

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AND if you register it in Canada.

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Not true I bought a British registered boat and swith the registration to Canadian, no tax due unless I bring it to Canada. Did this 4 years ago
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AND if you register it in Canada.

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Yeh, wrong.....I have a boat flagged in Canada will never visit Canada so no tax to pay.......if it's removed from Canadian registration then registered elsewhere no tax to pay.....
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