Tourism Authority of Thailand
License Number: 11/2802
Goods purchased in Thailand are VAT inclusive but you can receive your VAT refund if only you purchase goods from shops that show VAT Refund For Tourists sign.
Last Modified On: Tuesday, 05/December/2006 22:10:02pm
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Visitors entering the Kingdom on tourist visas are entitled to refunds of the 7% value-added tax (VAT) paid on goods purchased at shops, department stores and other retail outlets displaying "VAT Refund for Tourists" signs, where tax refund application forms are available. Prior to airport departure, visitors must present a completed VAT refund form, plus passport information and purchase receipts, to a customs officer. Certain luxury goods must be shown to an excise official. Refunds may be in a form of bank draft or credited to the credit card.
Vat Refund for Tourists Office: firstname.lastname@example.orgMore information can be found at http://www.rd.go.th/vrt/engindex.htm