Investing in Japan
Latest UpdatesRevision of Consumption Taxation on Cross-Border Supplies of Services
Apr 28, 2015
From October 2015 onwards, the government of Japan will extend the coverage of consumption tax to cross-border supplies of electronic commerce by foreign businesses, such as the provision of digital books, music and advertisements, in order to ensure competitive equality between domestic and foreign businesses.
In particular, a foreign business who provides B2C electronic services to Japanese residents shall account for Japan Consumption Tax.
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