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I did a quick search on this topic and could not find any recent post about it so I will post this info to remind or educate.

The Mexican Tourist Tax is what most of us pay when coming here.

It is added into our airline ticket under that line of Taxes and/or Fees.
Check you ticket and it should be listed as UK tax code

It is about $35 Can or $490 Mex.

Today, I was helping someone book a ticket to Canada via Westjet and saved them this fee because I remembered they are except from this tax.

Mexican tourist tax exemption
If your itinerary includes travel between Canada/USA and Mexico, and you are a Mexican citizen (holding a Mexican passport), or a resident of Mexico (permanent or temporary) holding a Mexican visa, you may be entitled to a refund of the Mexico Tourism Tax (UK tax code) included in the price of your ticket.

WestJet policy is:


All refund claims must be processed before travel commences. Please call us at 1-888-WESTJET.
If you believe you are entitled to a refund of this tax, please call 1-888-WESTJET to process your booking and provide the information required to confirm your qualification.

AirAlaska's policy is:


All refund claims must be submitted within 12 months of ticket issuance.

Other airline have different policies!

Here is a link to some sample

How to request Mexico Tourism Tax refunds for airline flights by citizens and residents - The Yucatan Times

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