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Tax incentive zones for foreign investors

May 25, 2012  |  Incentives  |  No Comments

Mount Iwaki-san, a dormant volcano in Aomori-ken to the far north of the main island in Japan.

In June 1011 the Japanese Diet passed 2011 tax reform legislation delayed by the March earthquake including tax incentives for foreign investors.

Although not generous when compared with other Asian countries, this represents the first time the Japanese government has passed a meaningful set of tax incentives targeting inbound investment.

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