VAT refunds for non-Colombian

In accordance with Decree No. 2925 of 2008, the Colombian National Directorate of Taxes and Customs (DIAN) will refund 100% of the VAT sales tax levied on foreign tourists visiting the country on their purchases of taxable goods in Colombia.

Items which will have VAT refunded are:

confecciones Calzado Perfumes

Apparel

Footwear

Perfumes

Marroquinería Disco compacto Artesanias

Leather goods

Compact disks

Arts and Crafts

Licores Alimentos Juqueteria

Liquors

Food for human consumption

Toys

Esmeraldas Joyeria  

Emeralds

Colombian artisan jewelry

 


​For more information please read the Colombian government decree. (Only available in spanish).