The sales tax rate in Japan was raised to 10 percent on October 1st from 8 percent. Sales Tax Rate in Japan averaged 6.43 percent from 2006 until 2019, reaching an all time high of 10 percent in 2019 and a record low of 5 percent in 2007.

Sales Tax Rate in Japan is expected to be 10.00 percent by the end of this quarter, according to Trading Economics global macro models and analysts expectations. In the long-term, the Japan Sales Tax Rate - Consumption Tax is projected to trend around 10.00 percent in 2020, according to our econometric models.

Japan Sales Tax Rate - Consumption Tax
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Japan Taxes Last Previous Highest Lowest Unit
Corporate Tax Rate 30.86 30.86 52.40 30.86 percent [+]
Personal Income Tax Rate 55.95 55.95 55.95 50.00 percent [+]
Sales Tax Rate 10.00 8.00 10.00 5.00 percent [+]
Social Security Rate 29.20 29.20 29.60 18.39 percent [+]
Social Security Rate For Companies 14.75 14.75 15.20 6.80 percent [+]
Social Security Rate For Employees 14.45 14.45 14.45 11.59 percent [+]

Japan Sales Tax Rate - Consumption Tax

In Japan, the sales tax rate is a tax charged to consumers based on the purchase price of certain goods and services. The benchmark we use for the sales tax rate refers to the highest rate. Revenues from the Sales Tax Rate are an important source of income for the government of Japan. This page provides - Japan Sales Tax Rate - actual values, historical data, forecast, chart, statistics, economic calendar and news. Japan Sales Tax Rate - Consumption Tax - actual data, historical chart and calendar of releases - was last updated on October of 2019.

Actual Previous Highest Lowest Dates Unit Frequency
10.00 8.00 10.00 5.00 2006 - 2019 percent Yearly

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