Posts Tagged ‘policy’

2011 Japanese tax incentives targeting foreign investors?

October 22, 2010  |  Developments, News, Policy  |  No Comments

News, information

On Thursday 21 October 2010 the Nikkei Keizai Newspaper reported that the Japanese government was considering introducing preferential tax rates for foreign companies investing into Japan, lowering the corporation tax rate between 10 to 15 percentage points over a five year period. Read More

Financial Tax Review Committee considers Japan IRA Account.

August 23, 2010  |  News, Policy  |  No Comments

Government policy

The Financial Tax Review Committee (FTRC) (link in Japanese), one of the tax committees within the Japanese Ministry of Finance, commenced reviewing the feasibility of introducing a Japanese Individual Retirement Account (‘Japan IRA’) at their meeting of 29 July 2010. Read More