FX RATES OVER THE COUNTER:

CAD-PHP = 39.20 / USD-PHP = 49.95 as of December 12, 2017 10:00 AM

FX RATES ONLINE REMIT:

CAD-PHP = 39.20 as of December 12, 2017 10:00 AM

UPDATE: Philippine Bureau of Customs – Duty & Tax Free Balikbayan Boxes

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Please be advised of the guideline by the Philippine BOC for Qualified Overseas Foreign Works (QOFW) wanting to send duty and tax free balikbayan boxes.

An itemized list of the contents and value in peso of your balikbayan boxe(s) is required from all customers upon pick-up.
Canadian citizens may send a balikbayan box duty and tax free if the contents of the box is less than P10,000.
QOFW may send balikbayan boxes duty and tax free if the contents of the box is less than P150,000 for the whole calendar year. The box must be sent to relative and a Philippine passport is required up pick up of the box.

Please open this link and fill out parts A,B, and C and have it ready with your box.