Many foreign patients are visiting Korea for plastic surgery.
Patients must understand about Tax refund, prior to getting surgery.
International patients who got cosmetic surgery in Korea can receive a V.A.T (7~8%) refund on their payment.
And Clinic or hospital (which have a Registered Medical Institution Certificate from Ministry of Health and Welfare) must give tax refund certificate to the patient.
Registered Medical Institution Certificate verifies that clinic has Surgeon’s specialist certificate, clinic business registration, Medical institution establishment permit and Insurance certificate for the foreign patient.
(so, This certificate is one of checkpoint if they reliable clinic or not)
Patients who have no address or place of residence in the Korea.
Patients who have undergone cosmetic surgery at a Special medical institution among medical institution approved and registered with the Minister of Health and Welfare in accordance.
(a brochure of Registered Medical Institution’s notice at Dr. Jin Hong-Ryul’s clinic.)
Patients who depart within three months from the date of cosmetic surgery.
Double Eye-lid, Rhinoplasty, Breast surgery (reduction/augmentation), Liposuction, Facelift, Facial bone contouring, Teeth whitening, Laminate, Gingivoplasty, Orthognathic surgery.
1) Receive the refund certificate after payment.
2) Submit the refund certificate at refunding place (at an airport, port or certificated place)
3) V.A.T refund.
If you have more question, contact to +82-1577-7129.
Thank you for reading.