Tax time has arrived, so “Game on!” for all self-employed and freelancers in Japan! Remember you needed to leave a trail of breadcrumbs for every yen spent or earned? ‘Cuz […]
We’ve compiled TOP FAQs about Japanese taxes into an article. Hopefully, it will give you more confidence in starting your business in Japan. Enjoy!
Great news! You can now acquire a Registered Supplier ID Number (aka VAT Number or Sales Tax ID) in Japan. It’s far from a secret that Japan is in the middle of updating its Consumption Tax System, so they introduced a tax ID number as a transitional measure to the new and mandatory Qualified Invoice System which will come into effect on October 1st, 2023.