Visitax : the new Mexican tax

Now in Mexico, tourist or other trips are guaranteed by a new tax. If you wish to make your trip or stay for tourism purposes, you must fulfill certain necessary conditions such as payment of the visitax tourist tax. This is a new tax imposed on visitors. The content of this article will help you learn more about this mandatory tax.

The visitax tourist tax, why ?

To visit and stay now in Quintana Roo (Mexico), you must pay a tax. This is a new tax imposed on all travelers aged 4 and over. You can still go to this site for information. The payment of this tax is a single payment. The state of Quintana Roo has attractive cities such as Cancun, Cozumel Island, Tulum, Puerto Morelos, Puerto Aventuras and Playa del Carmen. Thus, after paying your tax, you are entitled to a stay of up to 180 days (or 6 months) in one of these cities. The Mexican government introduced this tax to raise the necessary funds to support local tourism.

How to pay your tourist tax ?

Regarding the payment of the tourist tax, the latter can be done online. The traveler or visitor just needs a valid passport, credit card or PayPal account, and an email address. However, to pay this tax on the internet, he must complete an online form. Then he will pay the charges securely with his credit card. Once the payment has been made, a QR code is sent to him in his e-mail address and this within a very short time as soon as his payment is validated. Also, it is wise for the traveler to have a hard copy of the tourist tax. The latter will be presented at the exit of one of the popular towns of Quintana Roo or at the airport. It should also be remembered that the tourist tax is compulsory. You can pay it before you enter Quintana Roo or even upon arrival or departure from this location.