Tax refund service for overseas visitors
活动期间 2018/07/31 - 2025/12/31
退税方式及条件Apply for a tax refund, and the conditions need to be met to apply :
● 办理地点 : 各店顾客服务中心(信义店B1F／松菸店 B2F／敦南店1F／南西店4F／西门店B1F／武昌店4F／站前店B1F／板桥店5F／新板店1F)
Based on the date of entry, overseas visitors who have stayed less than 183 days in the Republic of China may apply for a tax refund on purchases of taxable products over NT$2,000 and below NT$48,000 (inclusive of tax). Purchases need to be made at the same eslite spectrum store and must be taxable goods that can be brought through customs. On the day of purchase, please visit the Tax Refund Counter to apply for your refund.
● The above-mentioned tax-refundable goods must be leave Taiwan through customs within 90 days of purchase. Fresh produce, farm products, pure gold jewelry, and magazines are duty-free goods and not valid for tax refunds.
● Apply for a tax refund at the Customer Service Center(eslite Xinyi Store B1F/ Songyan Store B2F/ Dunnan Store 1F/ Nanxi Store 4F/Ximen Store B1F/ Wuchang Store 4F/ Taipei Station Store B1F/ Banqiao Store 5F/ Xinban Store 1F)
退税需要准备Thetype of documents of applying for a tax refund :
To apply for a refund, please have ready original receipts from the same store and a valid photo identification. Please note that tax refund applications must be made on the same day of your purchase. For nationals from Mainland China, Hong Kong, and Macau, please bring your certificate of entry and exit (must include a valid photo). If your certificate of entry and exit does not have a photo, then please bring your passport.
● Identification Documents : The following photo identification documents are accepted: non-ROC passport, certificate of entry and exit, travel permit, ROC passport without an ID# or uniformID#, and temporary residence permit. (Please note that a temporary residence permit cannot be used for tax refunds on small amounts in local stores. It can be only used for tax refunds made at international airports and international ports.)