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Old January 23rd, 2009, 11:36 PM   #1
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im looking into getting a mild built mustang from canada. My issue is what do i need to do to make shure im doing this right and what kind of fees and what not i might have to pay in this process. I plan on driving over the border getting it and drving it straight home. Any one ever buy a car from canada?
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Old January 23rd, 2009, 11:39 PM   #2
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just hammer it and blow thru the border they wont catch ya
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Old January 23rd, 2009, 11:39 PM   #3
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When i bought my truck from the states you have to have the person send the title to customs 75hrs in advanced then you have to pay tax and duty and a % of what it is worth and if it has ac an extra 100
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Old January 23rd, 2009, 11:41 PM   #4
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When i bought my truck from the states you have to have the person send the title to customs 75hrs in advanced then you have to pay tax and duty and a % of what it is worth and if it has ac an extra 100
wonder if that applies to me bringing it into the states
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Old January 23rd, 2009, 11:42 PM   #5
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i am 100% sure it is the same
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Old January 23rd, 2009, 11:44 PM   #6
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Dutiable Entry
Foreign-made vehicles imported into the U.S., whether new or used, either for personal use or for sale, are generally dutiable at the following rates:

Auto 2.5%
Trucks 25%
Motorcycles either free or 2.4%

Duty rates are based on price paid or payable. Most Canadian-made vehicles are duty-free.

this the fee?
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Old January 23rd, 2009, 11:45 PM   #7
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yeah you pay the 2.5% plus the 100 if it has ac and then you pay your gov. taxes like here is pst and gst
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Old January 23rd, 2009, 11:47 PM   #8
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so for me id pay all these fees at my local secretary of state office?
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Old January 23rd, 2009, 11:47 PM   #9
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drive it like you stole it....
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Old January 23rd, 2009, 11:48 PM   #10
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when you get to the border you pay the 2.5 fee and then the 100 for ac and then half of your other taxes and then when you go put it in your name you pay the rest
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Old January 23rd, 2009, 11:50 PM   #11
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i dont think he has to pay the 2.5% duty fee, to bring it here, because that particular, is a duty free car. AFAIK. i could be wrong.
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Old January 23rd, 2009, 11:54 PM   #12
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why would it be duty free? and where are you getting the car from?
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Old January 23rd, 2009, 11:57 PM   #13
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Dutiable Entry
Foreign-made vehicles imported into the U.S., whether new or used, either for personal use or for sale, are generally dutiable at the following rates:

Auto 2.5%
Trucks 25%
Motorcycles either free or 2.4%

Duty rates are based on price paid or payable. Most Canadian-made vehicles are duty-free.

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Old January 23rd, 2009, 11:58 PM   #14
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and its in windsor
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Old January 23rd, 2009, 11:58 PM   #15
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where you live
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Old January 24th, 2009, 12:03 AM   #16
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Windsor what does the car look like i probably know the owner
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Old January 24th, 2009, 12:05 AM   #17
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blue v8 mustang 5 speed cobra rims
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Old January 24th, 2009, 12:06 AM   #18
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what site did you find it on?
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Old January 24th, 2009, 12:09 AM   #19
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on here a member offerd it for my xj
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Old January 24th, 2009, 12:11 AM   #20
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yeah i know that car
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