When you purchase an item sold and shipped by Alain Caron store you’re buying from a company based in Italy, registered for VAT in Italy, which will charge VAT on all goods sold against individuals not tax residents in the State
Items purchased on Alain Caron Store are sent to distribution centers in Italy.
The sales system of Alain Caron Store, as online seller, does not require an invoice (or of a consumer (not VAT nominee) receipt or tax receipt), in accordance with Art. 22 of the Decree of the President of the Republic 26/10/1972 n. 633 and Article 2, point oo) of Presidential Decree 21 December 1996, n. 696 (as confirmed by Resolution n. 274 / E of November 5, 2009).
If you ask for an invoice, please contact our Customer Service before the order is shipped, by communicating your social security number. The invoice will be headed to the name and address associated to the mode of payment and there will be no bill in the Account to a name or to a different address.
The VAT rate applied to shipping costs reflects the higher rate applied to items you ordered. If, for example, make a mixed order, including various categories of products with different tax regime, such as books and DVDs, shipping charges will apply the highest tax rate currently in force.
Please note that despite the purchase of books and other publishing products which do not provide for the charging of VAT, the rate applicable in relation to their postage is equal to 4%. This rate will be applied only when you place an order includes only books, in mixed order, will be charged the higher VAT rate currently in force.
The details of shipping costs will be displayed under “Total order” on the summary page of the order.
Note: according to Italian tax legislation, some stationery (such as diaries and calendars) can not benefit from reduced VAT rate of 4%, or the special publishing phase regime (art. 74 of Presidential Decree 633/72), for where the standard rate applies currently in force.
via Forca 16
36050 Cartigliano (Vi) - Italia
C.F. : ZNTFNC76R12A703I
Partita Iva / Vat Number : 03933140240
REA Vicenza n° VI – 365755