Customs Duties or A tax charged on certain goods which are brought into a coun... and taxes will be pending and need to be cleared while importing goods into Rwanda Either by a private individual or a commercial entity.
The valuation method is CIF.
- The sum of the value of the imported goods and the cost of shipping and insurance.
- Along with A tax charged on certain goods which are brought into a coun..., import goods are also subject to Known as VAT (Value Added Tax) in the UK. A tax based on the..., Excise duty, and Withholding A fee imposed by a government on personal or corporate incom....
Below is the Duty and Known as VAT (Value Added Tax) in the UK. A tax based on the... for Rwanda :
|Duty Rates||Average Duty Rate||Sales Tax(GST)||Threshold on goods|
|0% to 100%||25%||ST=18%
VAT = ST * (CIF + Duty+ other taxes)
Extra taxes and customs fees while importing
Excise duty or Consumption Tax is charged on products like alcoholic beverages and tobacco at the rate of 3% to 150%. Please refer on detailed information about excise duty.
Below is the Excise Duty in Rwanda :
|The result of a manufacturing or natural process (such as fo... Description||Duty|
|Juice from fruits||5%|
|Soda and lemonade||39%|
|Wine, brandies, liquors, and whisky||70%|
|Cigarettes||36% of retail The amount of money required to purchase something or to bri... of a pack (of 20 rods) and RWF 30 per pack|
|Premium (excluding benzene) fuel and gas oil||RWF 183/litre on premium fuel and RWF 150/litre on gas oil|
|Vehicles with an engine capacity of above 2500cc||15%|
|Vehicles with an engine capacity of between 1500cc and 2500cc||10%|
|Vehicles with an engine capacity of less than 1500cc||5%|
Withholding A fee imposed by a government on personal or corporate incom... is charged on all imports at a rate of 5% of the CIF value.
- As there is no threshold, all the import goods are subjected to duty and taxes.
- Rwanda applies duties and tariffs of the East African Community (EAC) Common External A government tax on imported and exported goods..