We are US based and sell both physical products and downloads world wide. Physical products shipped to Europe are not charged VAT (yet) but downloads are. We don't want to bother with tax collection at this time. So, is there a way to just list only physical products in the store for a customer based in Europe and hide download?
A rule based on product type of tag would work just fine.
So to get that initial data we have a doc that talks about this and some ways you can go about getting this IP:
So I can't see why it can't be done, but will require some behind the scenes programming. If your not comfortable with that you could always reach out to Shopify Experts. https://experts.shopify.com - otherwise you will need to do some theme tweaks.
I hope that is what you were thinking?