Caribbean Islands Forums

Start a new topic Change Forum
Advanced search

Bringing alcohol back to the US

Jump to last reply

I've done a search that didn't help... not even sure where to post this!

I'll fly to/from Puerto Rico for a cruise to Caribbean. Will be buying rum on the islands to bring back home. Getting off the ship in San Juan, Puerto Rico, layover in Florida, back to California.

I can bring up to $800 in souvenirs, but only 1 liter of liquors. If I have another 1/2 liter over that limit, I will pay 3% tax, is this correct? If yes, where do I pay? In Florida? Or before that, in Puerto Rico?

US citizen over 21 of course :)

5 Replies |Back to top

| Add a Reply

Sign in to comment.

Recent Activity

  • Announcement:
  • Writers Needed for Japan
    by Emily_D Fodor's Editor | Posted on Mar 26, 15 at 02:38 PM
View all Caribbean Islands activity »
  1. 1 Real And Fake Passports,Driver’s License,ID Cards.
  2. 2 Puerto Rico Information Needed Please
  3. 3 Favorite Caribbean Island - Where would you retire ?
  4. 4 Ideas for a Quick Summer Getaway
  5. 5 Antigua - Do Fodorites really go there ?
  6. 6 Need help deciding which resort/island to vacation at in September
  7. 7 Caribbean with grown kids
  8. 8 June Caribbean Vacation...where?
  9. 9 Planning A College Graduation Trip In May
  10. 10 Grenada or St.Kitts/Nevis
  11. 11 Driving in Aurba
  12. 12 Quick Flight from Ft Lauderdale or Miami To Carib or Key West
  13. 13 Planning possible retirement in USVI
  14. 14 Barbados question where to stay
  15. 15 Barbados Ferry Service
  16. 16 Security guard in Turks and Caicos?
  17. 17 Puerto Rico during Holy Week
  18. 18 Restaurant in Aruba
  19. 19 Turks & Caicos Activities - What's Your Top 3?
  20. 20 Turks & Caicos- Help!! Where's Your Favorite Place to Stay?
  21. 21 Providenciales Airport
  22. 22 2 weeks in Cuba
  23. 23 Grenada - looking for a CLEAN hotel for one night - suggestions?
  24. 24 Is Grenada the Ideal vacation spot for us?
  25. 25 Bahama's vs Costa Rica
View next 25 » Back to the top