Including the CPF in international purchases is now a requirement of the IRS. The information needed for customs inspection and for the user to receive the order. Some sales sites, such as AliExpress and Wish, ask the consumer to correctly fill in the CPF area before completing the purchase. However, users who do not inform the document at the time of purchase can add the information on the Correios website. The entire procedure can be done through the Minhas Importaes platform, where it is also possible to monitor the inspection and pay the necessary taxes.
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Check below how to register on the idCorreios platform and inform your CPF in international purchases. It is worth mentioning that orders that do not have the CPF or CNPJ of the buyer will be returned to the sender.
Inform the CPF in purchases from abroad necessary for the delivery of products Photo: Caroline Doms / TechTudo
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Before informing the CPF on the My Imports tab, the user must have an account with idCorreios. Check out the step by step to register for free on the Correios platform.
Step 1. Enter the Correios identification tab (https://apps.correios.com.br/idCorreios). Then, select the option to register with idCorreios;
Select the option "register" to create the account at idCorreios Photo: Reproduo / Caroline Doms
Step 2. On the next page, select whether your profile as an individual, legal entity, company based outside Brazil, foreigner living in Brazil or abroad;
To create the idCorreios, the user must choose which profile he fits in. Photo: Reproduo / Caroline Doms
Step 3. Fill in your personal details, such as CPF, date of birth, email, address and phone number. Create a user for idCorreios and a password of up to 15 characters. After that, accept the terms of service and complete the registration.
Enter your personal data and complete the registration at idCorreios Photo: Reproduo / Caroline Doms
How to link CPF to purchases on the Correios website
Step 1. After creating your idCorreios account, navigate to the My Imports tab and click on "import". If you are not logged in, enter your username and password;
My Imports tab, on the Correios website, allows the user to link the import to the CPF Photo: Reproduction / Caroline Doms
Step 2. Enter the tracking code for your order and click "Search". In some cases, it is necessary that the order is already in a post office in Brazil for the code to be found on the website;
Search for the order with the tracking code provided by the shopping website Photo: Reproduo / Caroline Doms
Step 3. Select the type of document you want to link your order to. The user can choose between CPF, CNPJ or passport, in the case of foreigners. Then, enter the document number and click save;
Link the CPF to the order code Foto: Reproduo / Caroline Doms
Step 4. After linking the CPF to the order, follow the customs inspection situation in the "My Imports" tab of the Post Office. Taxes will also be listed on this page.
The user can follow the status of the order on the My Imports website Photo: Reproduction / Caroline Doms
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