The Japanese tax year ended on 31st December so if you’ve been working in Japan, you can claim your tax back now.
The average tax refund from Japan is ¥49000 so it’s well worth applying. We can go back as far as 2011 for your Japanese tax refund so if you’ve worked there during the last four years, you should make sure you haven’t left any money unclaimed.
What’s more, you may also be due back a Japanese pension refund. Employees in Japan pay at around 11% of their salary into a pension fund and foreign workers can apply for a refund when they leave the country. Taxback.com customers get an average Japanese pension refund of ¥102000.
We’ll provide you with free Japanese tax and pension refund estimations so don’t put it off any longer and apply now.