Category Archives: Information

Feedback from Clients

Here we have a voice from our valued clients. Thank you for all your hard work. You really helped me a lot in starting my business and I really appreciated all the service offered in your package. I had a … Continue reading

The new residency management system started.

The immigration regulation has been revised on July 9th, 2012 and a new residence management system starts in its place. The alien registration system was abolished. Following clauses are important update points; 1. Issue of a “Resident Card” Who this … Continue reading

Z’xent Pro tranlsation services added

We’ve added a new standard service and a new page to introduce it: Japanese to English translation. We’ve seen a need for this and a real lack of quality, professional translation services in the market place. Because of advances in … Continue reading

First Foreign Subsidy in Osaka Announced

The Osaka Prefecture government announced that it has awarded the first subsidy to support foreign investment in Japan. The award went to SunEdison, which has already established a Japanese subsidiary. As the name suggests, the company specializes in solar power … Continue reading

New Foreigner Registration Cards to Start Soon

With 2012 just around the corner, a revised immigration control law that was passed in 2009 will soon take effect that will replace the foreign registration system with a new one. Although the new system will be similar to the … Continue reading

Eco-car Tax Break to be Extended


Hashimoto Wins Election, Goes from Governor to Mayor

If you think politics are boring, you should tune into Japanese politics. The scenes at a typical meeting at the National Diet might familiar to someone from England: loud outbursts, interruptions, and sometimes jeering and booing. Different from the American … Continue reading

A Trip to a Japanese Island Through an Air Charter Service

If you’ve just moved to Tokyo, Yokohama, or another large Japanese city for business, you’re probably enjoying all the sights and sounds around you. At some point, though, you may want an escape from the hustle and bustle of Japanese … Continue reading

Government offers free visas to help tourism


What’s the difference between Blue and White tax return filing?

There are two broad kinds of tax returns in Japan: Blue returns (青色申告) and White returns (白色申告), and they apply both for individuals and companies. Which is better, the Blue or White tax return? In most cases, Blue returns are … Continue reading