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Dividend withholding tax rates under Japan’s tax treaties

October 2, 2010  |  Withholding tax  |  2 Comments
Kagura dancer, part of Shinto festival rites and an ancestor of the Noh tradition

Kagura dancer, part of Shinto festival rites and an ancestor of the Noh tradition

The table linked to this article summarizes the withholding tax rates on dividends under Japan’s different tax treaties.

The withholding tax rate on dividends under Japan’s model tax treaty is 15 per cent for portfolio investments and 5 per cent for dividends from parent-subsidiary shareholdings. Read More