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Online procedures: eTax & ELTAX

It is possible in Japan to complete the entire tax return filling and payment online. This solution may be very useful for a company headquartered abroad. There is however one important precondition t...

Contact details tax offices

There is a local tax office in almost every important city in Japan. Below lists the contact information of the Regional Tax Bureaus.  A list of the addresses of local tax bureaus is available on the...

Tax exemptions

The following domestic business transactions are exempted from Consumption tax:...

Other taxes

Although corporate and consumption taxation issues are those you will have to deal with in your daily business activities as an SME, there are also a number of other taxes and rules that might have ef...

Foreign business and consumption tax

Foreign companies engaged in business in Japan without a physical presence, but possessing warehousing and distributing goods in Japan, may be classified as having a permanent establishment in Japan....

Tax returns and withholding of tax

Self Assessment and Payment Enterprises engaged in domestic transactions (excluding enterprises that are exempt from consumption tax) and parties engaged in import transactions must file and pay consu...

Consumption taxes

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Subsidies

The Japanese government at various levels offers subsidies to support SMEs. JETRO provides an overview of the programmes in place.    Disaster recovery related subsidy programmes Since the tsunami ...

Tax incentives

Tax credits In Japan it is possible for foreign SMEs to receive tax credits for a variety of expenses such as R&D costs.  JETRO provides an overview of incentives such as tax credits. A number of...

EU-Japan Centre News

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The EU-Japan Centre is currently calling for experts who are specialised in specific industrial...
The Centre is launcing its last call to apply to "Get Ready for Japan", a 2-week training programme...
The EU-Japan Centre in Tokyo is regularly publishing "Industry and Policy News" from various...

Events

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21/01/2020
21-01-20 | 10:30 - 11:30 AM CET What are the specificities of Japanese food market?  How can your programme adapt to the specificities? This webinar is restricted to CHAFEA members only.  In 40...
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27/01/2020
Exhibit at the “nano tech - International Nanotechnology Exhibition and Conference” Gain knowledge about the Nanotechnology market structure, sector analysis, business policy Identify relevant key...

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December 2019 Japanese Industry and Policy News Topics covered in the December issue:LEGISLATION...
November 2019 Japanese Industry and Policy News Topics covered in the November issue:LEGISLATION...
EU-Japan Newsletter, Issue #68 December 2019The Centre is pleased to present to...