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How to get your Registered Supplier ID Number (aka VAT Number) in Japan

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.

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Digital Tax in Japan: Alert for E-service Companies

Digital Tax rules in Japan are constantly changing and can greatly affect e-services companies if they cannot catch up with the latest amendments. In the era of Covid, digital saw its rise and e-commerce is booming, what actions does the Japanese government take from the perspective of the tax system?

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Complete Guide to Japanese Consumption Tax

Japanese Consumption Tax is levied on the taxable sales and is paid based on self-assessment method. Both domestic and import transactions are taxable. This article will outline the general aspects of the Consumption Tax in Japan to help you get a better grasp of your tax life.

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