Does anyone know what is the maximum value a package can be valued at when shipped from USA before it will get charged tax through Canadapost when coming into Canada? I am considering buy a pair of sneakers and I am not sure if $90USD will get hit or not.
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Ask A Question, Get An Answer... - Post All Quick Questions Here (Classic menswear) - Page 2115post #31711 of 3346211/21/15 at 3:41pmpost #31712 of 3346211/21/15 at 4:02pmQuote:While I've never lived in Canada, nor do I regularly ship goods to Canada, a few seconds with Google led me to https://www.canadapost.ca/tools/pg/manual/PGcustoms-e.asp#1382741
2.2.2 seems to directly address your question:
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Mail items valued at less than $20CDN
The CBSA does not assess duty or tax on mail items valued at $20CDN or less. However, this general rule does not apply to certain products including intoxicating beverages, cigars, cigarettes, manufactured tobacco, and publications where the supplier is required to register under the Excise Tax Act. Also, this may not be combined with other exemptions.
The CBSA does not consider items to be of low value in cases where a single transaction is split into smaller shipments to keep the value below $20CDN.
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Of course, it may be that Canada Post's enforcement is imperfect, so perhaps many items over the $20CDN limit manage to slip through, without tax being charged. I couldn't say. But $20CDN seems to be the official answer. With various exceptions. Oh, and per 2.2.3, the cut-off amount for most gifts is $60CDN.post #31713 of 3346211/21/15 at 8:37pmpost #31714 of 3346211/22/15 at 7:33ampost #31715 of 3346211/22/15 at 8:43ampost #31716 of 3346211/22/15 at 10:02amI have a hunting jacket from the same era that I wear during the winter and paid about 70 dollars for it at a vintage store. You could probably get at least that much out of yours, especially if you can source a matching sleeve button from an antique store and sew it on with cotton thread.post #31717 of 3346211/22/15 at 5:47pmpost #31718 of 3346211/22/15 at 8:29pmpost #31719 of 3346211/22/15 at 8:57pmpost #31720 of 3346211/23/15 at 8:09ampost #31721 of 3346211/23/15 at 8:39ampost #31722 of 3346211/23/15 at 8:45amQuote:
Will you be wearing a shirt?
But, seriously, it does depend on the shirt.
I would do that tie, pink shirt, white square – the pink and blue are nice together, but I like having a hank pick up on a color in a tie.
They are very summery colors.post #31723 of 3346211/23/15 at 9:02am
Oh, and it also depends on the trousers' shade of grey. Light grey trousers with a navy blazer is a classic look. Dark grey trousers with a navy blazer tends to be much less pleasing a combination.
You indicate that it'll be worn to an engagement party. Assuming it's an engagement party where grey pants and navy blazer is an appropriate form of dress, I can't see any problem. For some engagement parties, anything beyond jeans and a t-shirt would be inappropriately formal. For other engagement parties, anything less than a suit would be excessively casual. But I'll assume that you know where in that spectrum of formality the engagement party in question falls.
And wear pink-and-navy argyle OTC socks. Just because.post #31724 of 3346211/25/15 at 3:55amQuote:
I believe 100 usd is the psychological limit...
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