To benefit from tax refund, travelers must reside in a non-member state of the European Union and meet a number of conditions.
To find out about the tax refund procedure in France, see the dedicated page on the website of the Directorate General of Customs
A Tax Free counter is available in the public hall of the airport.
- To be reimbursed for VAT, you must be able to present the zero-rated products at all times, so you cannot put them in your hold baggage.
- Under no circumstances is the customs administration responsible for refunding the VAT relating to purchases made in France. Only the merchant can reimburse you for this amount.