Grocery Shopping for Expats

Grocery Shopping for Expats (with a focus on imported goods)!

1. Jasons Marketplace (www.jasons.com.tw)Β 

Very complete Supermarket and the 1st major Taiwan supermarket chain focused on imported goods.
*Locations in Taipei, Taichung, Tainan and Kaohsiung.
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Tax Info for Taiwan Expats

πŸ’Έ A good summary of all things related to taxes for an Expat in Taiwan πŸ–‹οΈ

https://www.grantthornton.tw/globalassets/1.-member-firms/taiwan/media/tw_images/publication-pdf/expatriate-work-issues/2017-04.pdf

Here is the official Government Site:

https://www.ntbt.gov.tw/etwmain/front/ETW118W/VIEW/2416

And a good summarized blog on the same subject:

https://www.foreignersintaiwan.com/blog-370963385326684/income-tax-filing-for-expatriates-in-taiwan

Moving and Relocation Services in Taiwan (English Speaking)

For those looking for English Speaking Moving Services, here are a few choices (at least to some reasonable communication extent):

1. Allied Pickfords (www.alliedpickfords.com.tw)
This is a global company and well known for moving from one country to another. Their website provides appraisal services, so you know what you are paying for from the very beginning. Continue reading “Moving and Relocation Services in Taiwan (English Speaking)”

The Uniqueness of Taiwan’s Convenience Stores

Taiwan Convenience Stores: They are everywhere, but what can you REALLY “Get + Do” there?
(And yes, I can no longer imagine life without them…)

1. Food / Drinks Related
a. Ready-to-Eat Foods (Sandwiches, Hot Dogs, Salads, Oden, Etc…)
b. Freshly Brewed Coffee and Alcohol (Beer to Vodkas and Whiskeys) Continue reading “The Uniqueness of Taiwan’s Convenience Stores”