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Question:

Please explain about the application of consumption tax in relation to air ticket charges and other cost when traveling overseas.

Answer:

The air ticket charges when having an overseas trip will be a consumption tax exempted transaction.

Also, the fuel surcharge will be taxed exempted for the cost attached to international airfare, and the flying insurance premium falls to non-taxable transaction.

On the other hand, local airport facility usage fee as well as the fee for ticketing reservation, will be a cost applicable for consumption taxable transaction is more be completed in Japan domestic.