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A GUIDE TO TAX REFUNDS From 7/1

The consumption tax refund system for overseas travelers was revised on July 1 (Sun), 2018, Purchase amounts for “general goods” and “consumables” may now be combined, provided that the “general goods” are also specially packaged. 


 ■ Applicable Goods “General Goods” : Shoes, bags, clothing, watches, jewelries, etc. : 5,000 Yen or more (before tax) : Must be taken out of Japan within 6 months since the date of entry “Consumable Goods” : Foods, beverages, cosmetics, medicine, etc. (Excludes repair costs, processing costs.) : Within the range of 5,000Yen to 500,000Yen (excluding tax) : Goods will be packed according to the method specified by the country. Please do not open until leaving Japan. Tax will be charged if consumed in Japan. : Must be taken out of Japan within 30 days since the date of purchase. :Purchase amounts for general goods and consumables may be combined. ※For purchase between 5,000 and 500,000 Yen (before tax) If combining purchase amounts, general goods must meet the same requirements as those listed for consumables, including special packaging. ・Goods purchased for the purpose of personal use (does not apply for commercial purposes) Goods that will be taken out when leaving Japan 


 ■ Target Applicants: Those who have made purchase at this store and do not reside in Japan (representatives may not apply) ・Customers with foreign nationality who do not have residential qualification in Japan and have been staying for a period of less than 6 months * Date of re-entry to Japan does not apply ・Persons with Japanese citizenship who have left the country to live overseas for two years or more and are now temporarily staying for a period of less than 6 months 

 ■ Application Period: Only on the day of purchase (within business hours)

 ■ Refund Method: Cash (Japanese Yen)


 * For further details, please personally consult a staff.