Ecute Ueno is a shopping mall located inside JR Ueno Station. 38 shops in Ecute Ueno have began offering tax refund for foreign visitors from July 29th, 2015. Shoppers can combine receipts and sum up the total amount for consumable and non-consumable products, and get a refund at a tax refund counter located on the 3rd floor of Ecute Ueno.

Eligibility Requirement

Consumable goods: cosmetics, foods, drinks, and etc.
The total pre-tax spending must be over 5,001 yen.

General goods: clothes, accessories, electric appliances, and etc.
The total pre-tax spending must be over 10,001 yen.

Tax Refund Counter

Ecute Ueno 3F
Located inside book express
Open: 7:30-22:30 (Sunday & Public Holiday: 7:30-22:00)

Ecute Ueno Website

ecute Ueno: Tax Exemption Procedure