Taxation and customs union

Individuals

Travelling in Europe? Find out the taxation and customs-related rules you need to be aware of including customs allowances, duty and tax free rules, VAT rules, travelling with pets and baggage controls.

Find out about the rules governing the taxation of savings, inheritance tax, pensions, securities income, cross-border workers and double taxation conventions between Member States.

Find out more about when you need to pay customs duties, excise duties or Value Added Tax (VAT) when buying online for personal use.

Checklist to identify fakes and other goods that infringe upon intellectual property rights (IPR) and which may be a potential hazard to your health and safety.

Questions and answers relating to entering or leaving the EU with €10 000 or more in cash – check who needs to declare and how.

EU rules that apply to car registration and circulation taxes; EU recommendation on avoiding double taxation