July 11, 2018
Have you ever wonder if you qualify for personal exemption when you return to Canada from a foreign country.
Personal exemption allows you to bring certain goods of a certain value to Canada without paying regular duty and taxes.
This depends on how long you are outside the country and what you are bringing inside the country determine your eligibilityf fora personal exemption. Howeverplease note that there are exceptions for a minimum duty that may apply to some tobacco products.
Please click this link to understand and be familiar with some general guidelines on what you can and cannot bring home when returning to the country. Always remember that Items allowed into the country must still be declared on your declaration card.