The importance of Identity Verification documents for conducting business in Japan

Identity verification is a standard security measure that ensures the validity and integrity of every business and legal transaction consummated in Japan. As a foreign or international investor, it’s always a good idea to have the required identity documents on hand, so you can conduct business and legal proceedings without needless delays. Compliance with the…


The 3 Company Seals required for doing business in Japan

The use of seals can seem like an unusual custom for many foreign investors. The purpose of a seal is quite simple; instead of the commonly used signature in most Western countries, the seal is required for the validation of all major business, banking, or legal transactions. Most companies in Japan use 3 different types…


Director’s remuneration in Japan

What is Director’s Remuneration? Director’s remuneration is the salary or wage received by a company director, and is recorded in the company’s articles of incorporation. There are different way of calculating the director’s remuneration, and these are determined by the company’s legislative structure. In some companies, the director will be responsible for determining their remuneration…