This is a great scene from “Non ci resta che piangere” which translates into “Nothing Left to Do But Cry”. Watch the scene of the movie and you will learn in a bit more than 2min everything you need to know about having a border and collecting duties. Not recommended for those who still believe in sovereignty and do not understand the Customs Union concept.
This is what is going on in this country since January 1st. I am not too sure what the exchange rate of a Fiorino would be these days but you will get the gist at the end.