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used cars from other countries???

Hello there buddies,,,, i'm looking for a used mini 2000 or older as i prefer that body style. I found more in neighboring countries then here in CH, what are the issues with buying a used car and importing it? what costs might i incurr?

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Old 12.01.2007, 11:52
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Re: used cars from other countries???

I'm sure you will get a more definitive answer from someone else here, however my understanding is;

If you own the car for less than 6 months before importing into Switzerland you will pay import taxes. . . . .
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Thanks for the reply,,, any clue what these taxes might be? where might i find out?

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Re: used cars from other countries???

may find some infos here -> http://www.strassenverkehrsamt.ch/
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