This short article will answer that burning question you must be asking if you have ordered stuff from AliExpress, and suddenly got a threatening letter from your Customs office, demanding you pay VAT for the gadgets you bought from AliExpress.
For about a year now, any package entering the European Union’s VAT zone needs to be taxed, no matter how big or small the value of the package is.
It’s IM5280002556. If you’re seeing this on Google, you’re welcome. If you visited my website to see it, thanks.
They might, but you don’t need them. You need the marketplace’s IOSS number – and that’s AliExpress. And the number is IM5280002556.
Because I want Google to surface it for people looking for it.