Shoyeido's main store in Kyoto recently began offering consumption tax-free services on October 1, 2014.
The Osaka Hommachi and Ginza stores will also soon begin offering consumption tax-free service on purchases.
Consumption tax-free purchases will be available at the following stores:
Kyoto main store (as of October 1, 2014)
Osaka Hommachi store (beginning January 22, 2015)
Ginza store (beginning January 28, 2015)
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TAX EXEMPTION GUIDE
Non-residents who have stayed in Japan for less than six months
All commodities including consumable items such as foodstuffs, beverages, tobacco, medicine, cosmetics, etc.
Electronics, clothing, jewelry and accessories, crafts, etc.
A total purchase of 10,001 yen (tax excluded) or more per person per day
Foodstuffs, beverages, tobacco, medicine, cosmetics, etc.
A total purchase (tax excluded) of 5,001 yen to 500,000 yen per person per day
Passport (copy or images are not acceptable) with Japan Immigration stamp in it
・Items purchased tax-free should not be disposed of within Japan.
・You must not remove the "Record of Purchase" Card from your passport.
・At the time of your departure from Japan, submit your passport with
attached "Record of Purchase" Card to the Director of Customs.