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Old 07-09-2008, 02:11 PM   #362
Navin323i
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Originally Posted by TxZHP04 View Post
I believe the $25 fee is for FedEx's effort to bring the package through customs for you (ie, serving as your customs broker), not an actual import tariff. Even after my ~ $225 refund of import duties, I still paid FedEx the same $25 fee as you... although I didn't get charged the $5 advancement fee. Hate to be the bearer of bad news but I think the $25 is a legitimate fee.
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Originally Posted by elite53 View Post
Same here. I got about $145 bucks back but had to pay the $25.
That's good to know... I just got out of a meeting at work so I'll try and call FedEx now to see why I was charged this extra $5 advancement fee. Thanks fellas.
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