Online Orders, Shipping, and Fees

Online Orders

Audio46 accepts online orders placed by credit card and PayPal.

All orders placed by credit card MUST use the same Billing and Shipping Address.  Orders without matching addresses will be cancelled and refunded.  

All orders outside the US must be placed with PayPal.  International orders placed via credit card will be cancelled and refunded.  

Orders placed using PayPal will ONLY ship to the PayPal-Verified address.  Orders placed using PayPal and using a shipping address other than the PayPal-Verified address may experience delays or cancellations.



Please note Audio46 ships all orders from the United States.  Special Orders may originate from manufacturers located outside the US.  


Free Shipping

All of our products ship within the United States for free. There is no minimum purchase required to qualify for our free shipping.

Certain items may be too large to ship, such as turntables and large Bluetooth speakers. Consequently, certain items are sold exclusively in-store.

Purchases made Monday – Friday before 4:30 pm (Eastern Time) will ship the same day. Those purchases that are made Friday after 4:30 pm (Eastern Time) and on the weekends (Saturday and Sunday) will be shipped on Monday.

Please be aware that any order over $200 may require a signature as proof of delivery.  Audio46 cannot waive signatures on merchandise due to incidents of fraud.


International Shipping

All international orders that do not come from Latin America are subject to a $49.99, or $99.99 shipping fee, with a 2-8 week time depending on the country and customs processing.

Please note that international purchases are subject to any additional fees dictated by the country receiving the package, and the international carrier. These charges will be born by the consumer, and Audio46 has no control over - or prediction of - which fees your order may be subject to.

*Por favor tener en cuenta que los envíos internacionales están sujetos a posibles costos adicionales o tasas en el país de destino. Estos costos extras son responsabilidad exclusiva del cliente y en ningún caso  repercutirán en el vendedor. Audio46 no puede anticipar los costos adicionales o impuestos que cada país carga a los productos procedentes de Estados Unidos.

Please check with your local government for more information.


Shipping Restrictions

*Due to Federal Law, we may be unable to ship certain items that contain Lithium batteries to international destinations.*

Due to manufacturer restrictions, AKG, ALO Audio, Campfire, Focal, Fostex, Grado, Klipsch, MrSpeakers, Sennheiser, Shure, and Sony merchandise cannot be shipped Internationally. Additionally, Grado offers a 1 year limited USA warranty that cannot be redeemed outside the USA. For more details on Grado shipping policy please contact us.


PayPal Shipping Information

If you are using PayPal please make sure you have a verified PayPal account to process your order. If you need help doing so, please click HERE. The shipping address must match the PayPal-Verified address.


Delayed Shipping

During Federally Recognized Holidays, shipping may be subject to delays. If Audio46 is closed to observe a holiday, any orders placed on that holiday will ship the following business day. If an order is placed and the total is below $100, it will ship via USPS.  USPS observes ALL federal holidays. If an order is in transit during the a federal holiday, it may be subject to delay as well.

When a federal holiday falls on a Saturday, it is usually observed on the preceding Friday. When the holiday falls on a Sunday, USPS usually observes it on the following Monday. We apologize for any inconvenience that this may cause.

Federally Recognized Holidays

New Years Day, Martin Luther King Day, Presidents Day, Memorial Day, Independence Day, Labor Day, Columbus Day, Veterans Day, Thanksgiving, Christmas Day. *Presidential Inaugurations, are also considered federally observed holidays.*


Taxes and Fees

Tax Exemption

The amount of tax charged for your order depends upon many factors, including:

  • The identity and location of the seller
  • The location of the approval
  • The type of item purchased
  • The destination of the shipment


Estimated Taxes

All orders shipped in New York State must add 8.875% sales tax with the price of the item(s) purchased.

*Please Note: If you reside in New York and you do not see the sales tax added to your order total before completion of your order please call us at (212) 354-1341 to verify.  Sales tax will be included in your purchase if shipped to New York State.

Many factors can change between the time you place an order and the time your order is shipped. Therefore, the amount appearing on your order as “Estimated Tax” may differ from the sales taxes ultimately charged.


How Sales Tax Is Calculated

If an item is subject to sales or use tax in the state to which it is shipped, tax is generally calculated on its total selling price. In accordance with state tax laws, the total selling price of an item generally includes item-level shipping / handling charges, discounts / gift-wrap charges, and an allocation of order-level shipping and handling charges / discounts.

The tax rate applied to your order will generally be the combined state and local rate for the address where your order is approved or shipped. Therefore, fees associated with shipping & handling may vary.


International Shipping Fees

Please Note: by law we are required to declare the actual purchase price of all items in your order. We cannot declare your purchase a gift or at any other amount less than the actual purchase price.


Lost / Damaged Orders

Audio46 will do everything in its power to see that your items are delivered correctly and in perfect condition. We will work with you in the event of a shipping issue. If you believe there has been a shipping error or other problem with your order, please contact us.


Rescission Of Sale

All non-shipped orders can be canceled and refunded. Shipped orders cannot be canceled. Please contact immediately if you would like to cancel your order. We reserve the right to cancel any order if it has not shipped yet due to inventory discrepancies, quality control, typographical errors, manufacturer restrictions, or payment-processing issues.


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