November 28

2019

Webinar 149: Japan’s Consumption Tax at 10%: impact on your business?

28-11-19 | 10:00 - 11:00 AM CET When do I have to pay Consumption Tax when I do business with Japan? Language English JTPP ...

2017 Tax Reform outline

April 1 is the start of the new fiscal year in Japan and also marks the start of changes in the Japanese tax system that will be relevant for both domestic and foreign businesses operating in Japan. ...

Postponement consumption tax increase leads to rescheduling of other fiscal measures

The government has formally decided to postpone a number of fiscal measures,  as the planned Consumption Tax increase to 10% was delayed to 2019 earlier this year.  Fiscal benefits when buying a ho...

Postponement of VAT increase impacts other fiscal reform

Nikkei Online reports on June 2 that the second postponement of the VAT increase to October 2019 is likely to have an impact on other planned fiscal reforms as well. Language English ...

2016 Tax reform round-up

In its drive to stimulate the Japanese economy, the Abe government has introduced various fiscal measures for 2016, most notably the accelerated decrease in corporate tax rates and the introduction o...

Japan postpones VAT increase for second time

On Wednesday June 1st PM Abe announced that he would again delay the increase in consumption tax. The increase of the VAT rate to 10% was scheduled for April 2017.  The hike has been delayed for ano...

New tax policy in force on April 1st

April 1st is traditionally the start of the new business year in Japan. In 2015, this also means a number of significant changes in taxation in Japan, as the new tax policy of the Abe government co...

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09-06-20 | 10:30 - 11:30 AM CET To what extent is AI utilised in Japan’s healthcare industry today?! Japan’s government has highlighted Artificial Intelligence as a way to take on various challenges...
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16-06-20 | 10:30 - 11:30 AM CET How does the EU-Japan EPA help provide access to Japan’s insurance market landscape for European insurance industry firms and SMEs? The insurance market plays a key...

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Japanese Industry and policy News May 2020 The EU-Japan Centre in Tokyo is regularly...
Report on EU-Japan Cluster & Region Cooperation This report is the result of a research conducted...
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EU-Japan Newsletter, Issue #69 March 2020The Centre is pleased to present to you...