Best Tax-Free Shopping Surprises
Courtesy of Katherine Rally
Indonesia Tax-Free Shopping
Things to Buy: Batik, wood carvings.
VAT/GST: 10 percent, included in price.
Minimum Spend: 500,000 rupiah (U.S. $55) on a single receipt.
Insider Tip: Tax-free shopping is in its infancy here, so check the website for the limited list of participating stores.
Refund on a $500 Purchase: $45.