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I am selling a used iPad to my cousin who lives in Amman, Jordan.

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I am selling a used iPad to my cousin who lives in Amman, Jordan. I will be sending it to her via US Postal Service and it will be insured. When my cousin receives it will she have to pay any taxes?
Thanks for asking your question! I'm sorry to hear about your tax issue and I'm going to try my best to help you understand or resolve it.

She will not owe any tax to the United States, but she could owe customs fees and duties to Jordan.

However, if this is noted as a 'gift' then there is no customs fees charged on a gift.

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