2023.Starting from April 1, 2023, there will be changes to the consumption tax exemption system.
① The identity verification procedure will require registration with the online immigration service “Visit Japan Web”. Before making a purchase, please create an account and register on “Visit Japan Web”.
With the tax-exemption two-dimensional barcode on Visit Japan Web, your identity can be verified by simply scanning the barcode.
② The eligible tax-exemption purchasers will also be changed. Please check this document to see if you are eligible for tax-exempt purchases.
※For non-permanent residents who are Japanese nationals, TaxFreeOnline.jp will be temporarily ineligible for tax-exempt purchases. Thank you for your understanding.