Recent Posts

July 14, 2015

Foreign Residents in Japan Can Now Become U.S. CPAs

Today’s accounting profession is more about having the ability to see the bigger picture of a modern business.

June 10, 2015

A New Way to Lessen the Blow of Taxes in Japan

The new NISA tax option is something to be seriously investigated by any who are now calling Japan “home.”

June 9, 2015

Death & Taxes – No Escape for Americans, even in Japan

The long arm of the IRS extends all the way to Japan and into your pocket.

May 31, 2015

Understanding Japan’s New Exit Tax

Congratulations! According to Japan’s tax agency, you might be too rich and need to be relieved of some of that excess money.

February 23, 2015

FATCA Reporting Requirements For Americans… and Non-Americans

The long arm of the Internal Revenue Service has a global reach.

February 10, 2015

How To Protect Your Credit Score While Living Abroad

While you’re having fun in Japan, don’t forget to take care of your finances back home.

February 3, 2015

How To Calculate Your Tax Bill in Japan

It’s that time of year again. Here’s a quick guide to understanding your tax rate.

December 16, 2014

Japan Year-End Tax Adjustments

The key to getting a fat refund is understanding your year end taxes.