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Meal at golf competition in Japan

Question: Is it possible to include the meal at a golf competition to entertainment expense? Answer: The meal at a golf competition is not applicable for the entertainment expense of the company. This is because tax law says the meal for events like golf and travel...
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Status of Residence “Business Manager” in Japan

For the purpose of the facilitation of foreigner’s enterprise, a part of “Immigration Control and Refugee Recognition Act” had been amended and enforced on the 1st of April 2016.  The name of status of residence obtained when a foreigner conducts enterprise operation...
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Overseas sightseeing expense

Question : The employee of our company went to Europe for business trip. The whole trip took 3 days and it was spent for personal time by sightseeing. Answer : Concerning the overseas business trip expense, it could be deductible if the expense is work accepted....
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Corporate number in Japan

National tax agency assigns a corporate number to each corporation and publishes the number with the trade name or name and address of head office or principal place of business. This is based on the “Act on the use of numbers to identify specific individual in the...
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