For the United States, customs are not charged. There are no customs or taxes on shipments of less than $2,000 to the United States from Japan.
Most European countries charge customs fees for international merchandise received through the post. It is the responsibility of each customer to be aware of the customs laws in their country. We cannot be held responsible for any extra charges made by customs. Customs fees (taxes) levied by the destination country are the sole responsibility of the buyer.
Please let us know if items are gifts so we can mark them appropriately. If you have any special requests about how your package is labeled and so forth, please feel free to consult us by email prior to your purchase.