|Declaration for unaccompanied baggage or shipment
When you have unaccompanied baggage, two copies of Form 5360 must be submitted
at the time of your entry, one of which will be returned to you with the
seal of certification by a Customs officer. Such declaration is necessary
to obtain duty and/or tax exemption status.
Such Unaccompanied baggage or shipment must be in your custody within six
months after your arrival. The sealed declaration must be presented at the
time of the clearance of the unaccompanied goods.
Personal effects and unaccompanied baggage that are for personal use are
free of duties and/or taxes within the allowance specified below. (As for
rice, the limit is 100 Kg a year) If you have both personal effects and
unaccompanied baggage please consider them together.
|1.Personal Effects and Professional
|Clothes, toiletries, and other personal effects for your personal use,
as well as portable professional equipment that you will use during stay
in Japan, are all free of duties and/or taxes, if they are considered quantitatively
appropriate and are not for sale.
|2.Alcoholic Beverages, Tobacco
|Allowances are made for certain other articles within the limits specified