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Exporting personal car from CH to France

Hoping someone can help here as struggling despite having called various offices, we own our vehicle which was previously leased and we are leaving CH shortly, understand that the car will have to be re registered etc in france and know we have to return zurich number plates etc, but here's where we are seriously confused. French authorities said on the phone because the car is for our own personal use we will not pay import duties, but will we be liable for export duties from CH? Car is now 2.5 years old and has been ours from new. Any advice or help would be greatly appreciated. TIA
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Re: Exporting personal car from CH to France

Swiss export duty is 0%. a.k.a such a thing does not exist for Switzerland.

It may exist in other countries. The French just play safe because they can not know each and every country's tax and duty law..
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Re: Exporting personal car from CH to France

That's where it's confusing because some websites say export duty is due! But thanks for your input
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Re: Exporting personal car from CH to France

Links to those sites?

Here the official Swiss Customs site http://www.ezv.admin.ch/index.html?lang=en
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Re: Exporting personal car from CH to France

From the official site:

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Export duty and value added tax

No customs duty is payable on goods being exported.
http://www.ezv.admin.ch/zollinfo_fir...x.html?lang=en
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