Procedure

  1. Exporter fills ups the TTE form which can be downloaded from www.edc.net.ph. Copies are also available with BETP, CITEM, BITR, PHILEXPORT & nearest DTI provincial offices.
  2. The TTE form must be filed at relevant agencies at least two(2) working days before the exact date of departure or travel.
  3. The relevant organization approves and issues the Recommendation and submits to the EDC Secretariat
  4. The EDC Secretariat endorses the recommendation to the Revenue Department of the Philippine Tourism Authority.
  5. The  exporter or his/her authorized representative proceeds to the PTA to claim the Travel Tax Exemption Certificate (TTEC) which will be presented to the carrier or its agents issuing the ticket.