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Japan

Japan April 2017 for 10% Consumption Tax

January 8th, 2015

The government has confirmed that Japanese Consumption Tax will rise from 8% to 10% on 1 April 2017. This latest date was announced in the 2015 Tax Plan. The rise had originally been scheduled for 1 October 2015, but was delayed in November 2014. This postponement followed the economy slipping back into recession in 2014 …