One-Stop Center supports foreign-affiliated firms advancing to Shizuoka Prefecture to build plants or business bases.

Investment Guide

Q. Procedures for tax payment in Japan

A. It needs to report the establishment of branch office or Japanese subsidiary to tax offices of prefecture and city counter for national taxation. Representative office is not taxed and has no need to report below.

Receiver Report Content
Tax office Corporate  establishment Within two months after establishment of Japanese subsidiary
Becoming foreign general corporation Within two months after establishment of Japanese branch office
Opening of office paying salary Within one month after opening office paying salary
Tax office of Prefecture and  city Establishment of corporation Immediately after establishment of corporation(or new branch office)

:to the prefectural tax office

Establishment  of corporation To both prefecture and city government

(in case branch office :report of opening)


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foreign-affiliated companies

One-Stop Center.

One-Stop Service Center | Shizuoka international Business Association.

Shizuoka International Business Association,
44-1 Ohtemachi, Aoi-ku, Shizuoka-shi, Shizuoka 420-0853 Japan.



* Under entrustment from the Shizuoka prefectural government, the Center is operated by the Shizuoka International Business Association (SIBA).

* The cost for the operation of the Center is born by the prefectural government. Anyone can use the Center free of charge.