Duties & Taxes Guide
Except the List-Clearance items, the Duties + Taxes (VAT) will be incurred when its total coast exceeds $150

l List-Clearance or General-clearance

목록통관이란 보내는 사람과 받는 사람의 성명, 전화번호, 주소, 물품명, 가격, 중량이 기재된 송장(배송대행 신청서)만으로 통관이 가능한 통관제도입니다.
목록통관은 총 결제금액(상품가격+현지 배송비+현지 Tax)이 $150 이하(미국은 $200이하)이면 관세와 부가세가 면제됩니다.

일반통관(일반수입신고)은 총 결제금액이 $150 이하인 경우에만 관세와 부가세가 면제됩니다.
$150을 초과하는 경우에는 초과분에만 과세하는 것이 아니라 총 과세가격에 대하여 세금이 부과됩니다.

* 목록통관 물품과 일반통관 물품을 함께 배송신청 하였을 경우, 목록통관 물품은 일반통관 물품으로 처리되어 세금이 부과됩니다.

Total Order Amount = Product price+ shipping cost incurred in U.S. + tax incurred in U.S.

Customs Value = (Total cost * exchange rate) + Imposed Tax Fare

New Addition of List-Clearance Goods

As of June 16th, 2014, more goods have become classified as list-clearance.
Below is a list of goods that are not classified as list clearance items.

* Any items in this list are subject to change by the sole discretion of each corresponding country’s customs laws and regulations.

General-clearance items


* Human and animalconsumables.

  • Chocolate

  • Candy

  • Cereal

  • Chips

  • Coffee/Syrup

  • Tea

  • Canned food

  • Retort food

  • Beverage

  • Sauce

  • Baby food

Pharmaceuticals/Health Supplements

* An individual can declare up to 6 bottles at a time when proceeding through customs.

* Supplements that can be used for health improvement, promotion, and purpose of therapy. (Including medicinal herbs)

  • Vitamins

  • Supplements

  • Natural Extracts

  • Dietary

  • Children’ssupplements

  • 아스피린

  • 소화제

  • 두통약

  • 감기약

  • 발모제(Minoxidil)

Quasi Medicine/Drugs

* Supplied goods that are less impactful on the risks to human health

  • Bandage

  • Gauze

  • Cotton ball

  • Antiseptic

  • Mouthwash

  • disinfectant

  • Hair dye product

  • Pesticide

  • Cooling Spray

  • Medical Kits

  • Contact lenssolution

  • 생리컵

  • 데오도란트

Medical Equipment

* Tranfusion sets, ultraviolet/infrared applications, respirators, dental equipment, orthopedic equipment, and other diagnostic/therapeutic equipment

  • Thermometer

  • Sphygmom-anometer

  • Blood glucosemeter

  • Pregnancytester

  • Hearing Aid

  • Syringe


* Functional Cosmetics, Whitening, anti-wrinkle, sun care, tanning, UV, hair loss prevention products and etc.

  • FunctionalCosmetics

  • Sun CareProducts

  • Hair Loss Pre-vention Products

Other Products

* Other Products / Alcohol, Tobacco / Adult products / Animal specimen, Pets related products.

  • Beverages(Alcohol)

  • Cigarettes

  • Pet Edibles

l Things you need to know: Reporting list-clearance items

  • - List-clearance items are intended for personal usage only. Large quantities may cause problems during customs clearance.
  • - Customs may ask for a form of proof of purchase to verify the total amount.
  • * If your item appears to be more expensive than the price you reported, customs may ask you to provide the invoice of your item toverify theactual price.
  • - List-clearance items can be cleared as general-clearance items by the authority of a customs director
  • - If your package contains multiple items, all of the items must be list-clearance item in order for the entire item in the package to goby list-clearance process. If your package contains multiple orders going to different individuals, all items must be declared as list-clearance items in order for your package to proceed through customs.
  • * Combination of list-clearance items and other-clearance items, it is not proceed through the list-clearance. (Tariffs and VAT(sales tax) will be imposed)
  • - from USA : Tariff and VAT(sales tax) will be incurred when goods cost exceeds $200
  • - from Other countries except USA: will be incurred when goods cost exceeds $150
  • * Note that if tariff is incurred because you did not declare your items as list-clearance, it is your responsibility to deal with the tariff.
  • - Please write the specific product name in order to be considered as a list-clearance item (Note: failure to provide specific information may result in the exclusion of your product from the list-clearance process. )

    Mini checkered shirt → Mini checkered shirt Clothing

    Nike Runa 1234 → Nike Runa 1234 Shoes

    Superman movie → Superman movie DVD

    Steve Jobs {Hardcover} → Steve Jobs [Hardcover] Book