Tax Incentives & Subsidies
Japan offers many subsidies and incentives to attract foreign investment. Businesses creating regional headquarters or R&D Centres and projects, which can create employment opportunities in special recovery zones, will find government measures to be particularly favorable.
R&D Tax credits In Japan it is possible to receive tax credits for R&D expenses. In April 2015 a number of changes were made to the program. The limit on total tax credits available for R&D expenses will remain the same at 30% of the corporate tax liability. The tax credit rate...
Subsidy Programme for Projects Promoting Asian Site Location in JapanThere are further subsidies for businesses establishing R&D Centres or regional headquarters. Under this subsidy program, eligible costs include those covering survey design, facilities, equipment and facility rental. Subsidy...