Tax Free Shopping in Hungary

Tips and guidelines for shopping tax free in Hungary

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Standard VAT rate: 27%
Some basic food: 18%
Medicines and books: 5%
Minimum purchase amount: 63,001 HUF

Who is eligible for Tax Free Shopping?
If you have permanent residence in a non-EU country.

How to Shop Tax Free
For more on how to claim your tax refund, including how to fill in the Tax Free Form, click here
Stamping period: 90 days from issuing date
Validity of stamped Form: 1 year from the date of Customs Stamp

Tax Free goods:
Refunds are paid on goods that are exported in the traveller’s personal luggage.
Non-refundable goods:
Goods for equipping, fuelling or service of pleasure boats and private aircraft (or any other transportation for private use)

Contact us
Completed Tax Free Forms which have been stamped by
Customs can be sent to:

Standard and registered mail
Pénzügyi Zrt.
H-1518 Budapest

Pénzügyi Zrt.
3 Dayka Gábor street
H-1118 Budapest
tel.: +36 1 411 0157

If you have any questions, go to Help & Support

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