Goods in Italy are subject to Value Added Tax (VAT), which represents 22% of the price of your purchase. As a non-EU resident, you can reclaim this VAT on any items purchased in the Village, provided the claim is made within 90 days of the purchase.
How does it work?
Ask in the boutiques
Ask for a VAT refund form when you make a purchase over €154.94.
Fill in your details
Add your name (exactly as it appears on your passport), address and passport number to each VAT refund form when you make a purchase.
At the airport
Take your completed VAT refund forms, receipts, passport and purchases to the customs office at your point of departure from the EU, where your form will be validated.