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Japanese tax treaty forms on the web

June 6, 2010  |  Tax Treaties  |  No Comments
Torii in Miyajma shrine, one of the best known scenic spots in Japan.

Torii in Miyajma shrine, one of the best known scenic spots in Japan.

The Japanese tax authority website allows the download of PDFs of the forms (”Treaty Forms’) that must be completed to claim reduction or exemption from Japanese taxes under Japan’s tax treaties (to claim ‘Treaty Benefits’).  Typical Treaty Benefits are reductions in the rate of Japanese withholding taxes on income or dividends.

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