Curaçao: Personal Taxation
Import duties cover a range of goods and commodities with rates up to 28% (at the time of writing) on the c.i.f. value. Some sample rates are as follows:
- Tourist items and certain foodstuffs, including fresh chicken, sardines, milk, cheese, pearls, watches, gold coins, perfumes, confectionery, cameras: up to 3%;
- General goods, including clothing and some food staples: 11.5%;
- Semi-luxury goods, including flowers, playing cards, washing machines: 18%;
- Luxury goods, including mirrors, pianos and air conditioners: 28%.