Excise duty

The most common rates of excise duty for wine are:

accijns

Still wine with an alcohol percentage of between 8.5% and 15%
88.36 per 100 litres

Still wine with an alcohol percentage of more than 15%
129,81 per 100 litres

Sparkling wine with an alcohol percentage of less than 8.5%
48,25 per 100 litres

Sparkling wine with an alcohol percentage of between 8.5% and 15%
254,41 per 100 litres

For a detailed list of the various rates of excise duty please see the Netherlands Customs website using the following link:

Tarievenlijst accijns douane (pdf)

Or via the website of the Productschap wijn (Wine Marketing Board):

Nieuwe accijnstarieven per 1 januari 2008

If you have any questions please feel free to contact us.