The term "equivalent collateral" as used under this Act shall refer to any of the following properties furnished as collateral having a value equivalent to the amount of tax secured:
1.Gold (at a 10% discount); any exchangeable foreign currency as approved by the Central Bank of the Republic of China (Taiwan) and the exchange listed securities or the OTC listed securities (at a 20% discount);
2.Government bonds allowed to be furnished as collateral (at full face value thereof);
3.Bank account passbook (at the principal account of the deposit);
4.Land that is easy for sale, free from any dispute over proprietary rights, and can be paid off in full, or houses that have been registered for ownership; or
5.Any other property approved by the Ministry of Finance which is easy for sale and custody and free from any dispute over proprietary rights.
The regulations governing valuation of the collaterals in Subparagraph 1, 4 and 5 of the preceding paragraph, the identification of equivalent guarantee and other related matters shall be prescribed by the Ministry of Finance.