International Orders - Our Products are Tax and Duty Exempt
Tax and Duty Exemption
Internationally, almost all of Broadened Horizons products are exempt from tax including VAT, GST, HST in most countries under customs harmonization code 9817.00.96 "Articles specially designed or adapted for the use or benefit of the blind or physically handicapped persons". However, Broadened Horizons has no influence on your country's customs officials if they decide a product does not qualify under HS Code 9817.0 0.96. Customer is responsible for any import duties or taxes imposed by your country. If you are charged such fees, ask about possible exemption status as you may qualify for a refund.
- Canada GST+HST Exemptions for Medical and Assistive Devices
- United Kingdom VAT Relief on Products and Services for Disabled People
- Australian GST Exemption for Health and Medical Care