Remote’s guide to employing in

Japan
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Make employment in Japan easy. Let us handle payroll, benefits, taxes, compliance, and even stock options for your team in Japan, all in one easy-to-use platform.

Services available in this country:
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  • Capital City

    Tokyo

  • Currency

    Japanese yen (¥, JPY)

  • Languages

    Japanese

  • Population size

    125,620,000

Services available in this country:
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Taxes in Japan

Learn how employment taxes and statutory fees affect your payroll and your employees’ paychecks in Japan.

9.15%Pension contribution
4.935%Health Insurance Contribution (or 5.83% if 40 years or older)
0.6%Unemployment insurance
0.25% - 8.8%Work injury
~0.36% - Family allowance