Oct 30 2009
Are there any duty on computers, laptops, printers, cellphone?
The most popular goods often invoke the most questions.
What’s the duty rate for computers, laptops, netbooks, printers (ink-jet printers), printer parts, scanners, photocopiers, hard-disks, monitors, modems, routers, switches? And what about other gadgets such as cell phones, battery chargers, power supplies and controllers, video games, Digital cameras, TV cameras and video recorders?
The good news is that they are all free from duty.
What about the multi-functional units, such as a HP printer/scanner/copier?
This is covered in category: 8443.31.00 00 – -Machines which perform two or more of the functions of printing, copying or facsimile transmission, capable of connecting to an automatic data processing machine or to a network.
Printer, scanner and copier are all free of duty individually. And there’s no duty when they are combined.