[Tagging] Feature Proposal - RFC - Tax free shopping

Philip Barnes phil at trigpoint.me.uk
Thu Jan 16 22:17:13 UTC 2020



On Thursday, 16 January 2020, Mateusz Konieczny wrote:
> I would consider explicit mention that typical shop should not be tagged with
> duty_free=no (only in cases where shop used to be or can be expected to be duty free,
> for example in an airport it potentially makes sense to use that tag)

And in an airport you usually have to show your boarding pass so that they can decide to charge you duty or not.

A right pain when you just want a sandwich to eat while you wait.

Phil (trigpoint)



> 
> 
> 16 Jan 2020, 21:28 by mail at hauke-stieler.de:
> 
> > Hi,
> >
> > just a reminder, that the proposal "tax_free_shopping" [0] is still in
> > the state "proposed". However, I'd like to start voting soon, so please
> > take a look at the proposal and let me know if something needs to be
> > changed.
> >
> > Hauke
> >
> > [0] https://wiki.openstreetmap.org/wiki/Proposed_features/tax_free_shopping
> >
> > On 04.01.20 19:47, Hauke Stieler wrote:
> >
> >> Hi,
> >>
> >> you may noticed the discussion "Tag for 'tax free shopping'" on this
> >> mailing list. This is the proposal for the new "duty_free" tag.
> >>
> >> https://wiki.openstreetmap.org/wiki/Proposed_features/tax_free_shopping
> >>
> >> Basically the new tag has three values:
> >>
> >> * yes:
> >> This shop does not collect taxes at all. This usually happens at
> >> airports in "duty-free stores".
> >>
> >> * refund:
> >> For shops outside an airport. Foreign travelers shopping in a shop with
> >> duty_free=refund can get an additional receipt which can be -- e.g.
> >> later at the airport -- exchanged so that the traveler gets the taxes back.
> >>
> >> * no:
> >> All customers of a shop with duty_free=no have to pay normal taxes.
> >>
> >> Feel free to comment :)
> >>
> >> Hauke
> >>
> >>
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> 
>

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