Best Tax-Free Shopping Surprises
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Korea Tax-Free Shopping
Things to Buy: Jade, leather products, handicrafts.
VAT/GST: 10 percent, included in price.
Minimum Spend: 50,000 won (U.S. $43) in total receipts.
Insider Tip: Antiques more than 50 years old can’t be exported without government approval.
Refund on a $500 Purchase: $45.