ANNOUNCEMENT 26 Oct 2012

In October 2012, the government of Japan announced changed incentives for foreign investors entering the country.

NUMBER OF INTERVENTIONS

1

  • 0 harmful
  • 0 neutral
  • 1 liberalising
Inception date: 01 Nov 2012 | Removal date: open ended
Still in force

FDI: Financial incentive

On 26 October 2012, Japan approved the "Act on Special Measures for the Promotion of Research and Development by Certified Multinational Enterprises". The act supports R&D activities of multinational enterprises; among others, through the reduction of the corporate tax and patent fees. The act entered into force on 1 November 2012.

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