We also overheard that for balikbayans 6 months to less than 5 years.
Balikbayan box without tax amounting to not grater than 150k for those who were out of the country with the bracket of 5 years but less than 10 years,up to 250k worth of items in balikbayan box without tax.
For thise balikbayan that were out if the country for 10yrs or more, 350k worth of goods in balikbayan box will not be taxed.
For the ofw's balikbayan box with 159k worth will not be taxed as for tourists 150k worth of goods but limited to three times in a year.
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