Tax Treaties

This page collates articles and resources related to Japan’s tax treaties. Please see the links below for posts and tables summarising terms in Japan’s treaties.

Please also see the pull down navigation for links to pages with the English text of Japan’s tax treaties for the different regions shown or click on these links for Asia region treaties and European region treaties.

Articles on Japan’s tax treaty network

The New Saudi Arabia, Japan tax treaty

The New Saudi Arabia, Japan tax treaty

11/24/2010 • the 15th of November, 2010, Mr. Seiji Maehara for the Government of Japan and Mr. Ibrahim Al-Assaf for the Government...Read More

The new Hong Kong, Japan tax treaty

The new Hong Kong, Japan tax treaty

11/10/2010 • On 9 November 2010 the  Secretary for Financial Services and the Treasury of Hong Kong, Professor K C Chan and...Read More

Tax and short term visitors to Japan

Tax and short term visitors to Japan

10/06/2010 • Under Japanese domestic law where an individual who is not resident in Japan comes to work in the country he...Read More

Information exchange under Japan's tax treaties

Information exchange under Japan’s tax treaties

09/15/2010 • An objective of Japan’s 2010 tax reform program has been the extension of the network of tax treaties that allow...Read More

The new Netherlands Japan tax treaty

The new Netherlands Japan tax treaty

09/14/2010 • On August 25th 2010 the new Japan Netherlands tax treaty (below the ‘Treaty’) was signed between Mr. Koichi Takemasa, State...Read More

The new Singapore Japan protocol

The new Singapore Japan protocol

07/09/2010 • This is one of a number of brief posts summarising recent 2010 Japanese tax treaty developments. On 14 June 2010 the revised...Read More

Japanese tax treaty forms on the web

Japanese tax treaty forms on the web

06/06/2010 • 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...Read More

How to make a claim under the Japan US treaty

How to make a claim under the Japan US treaty

06/02/2010 • Everything to make a claim under the US Japan tax...Read More

Interest withholding tax rates under Japan's treaties

Interest withholding tax rates under Japan’s treaties

03/22/2010 • Rates of withholding tax on interest under Japan's tax...Read More

PEs under Japan's tax treaties

PEs under Japan’s tax treaties

03/06/2010 • The scope of PEs under different tax...Read More

Tables, summaries