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by GaijinTax.Com
Wed Mar 04, 2009 1:47 am
Forum: The Business Center
Topic: A business selling/exporting items from Japan
Replies: 27
Views: 7965

Re: A business selling/exporting items from Japan

I haven't had any problems so far, but I am thinking of moving to a Japan based server in the future. Any experience with tsukaeru.net?
by GaijinTax.Com
Mon Mar 02, 2009 11:39 pm
Forum: The Business Center
Topic: A business selling/exporting items from Japan
Replies: 27
Views: 7965

Re: A business selling/exporting items from Japan

You dont really need any coding to set things up. I use godaddy.com to register domain names and get hosting, and then just install the software directly via the godaddy applications page. I dont actually touch anything. And nowdays there are many free software options which allow you to create webs...
by GaijinTax.Com
Mon Mar 02, 2009 11:29 pm
Forum: The Business Center
Topic: GaijinTax.Com - An English Teacher's Guide To Reducing Tax
Replies: 21
Views: 4433

Re: GaijinTax.Com - An English Teacher's Guide To Reducing Tax

Thanks for the kind words, Quato. There is no "rule of thumb" as such, as long as you can explain and justify your expenses. If you do one lesson, once per week at a cafe, then you cannot really justify your rent as being an expense. Teaching from your home a few hours per day at even 500yen/hour, a...
by GaijinTax.Com
Sun Mar 01, 2009 7:49 pm
Forum: The Business Center
Topic: GaijinTax.Com - An English Teacher's Guide To Reducing Tax
Replies: 21
Views: 4433

Re: GaijinTax.Com - An English Teacher's Guide To Reducing Tax

You're right, you cannot claim business expenses on employment income. If you read a little more, you'll notice that the site explains how to include independent business income into your equation, and then deduct expenses such as rent etc. The step by step guide shows you how to fill out the forms:...
by GaijinTax.Com
Fri Feb 27, 2009 9:13 pm
Forum: The Business Center
Topic: forex companies in Japan
Replies: 3
Views: 2103

Re: forex companies in Japan

In response to your question, http://www.fxonline.co.jp/en/ has all English support and is legit. I was able to open an account with them easily, and the letters/emails they sent were all done in English.
by GaijinTax.Com
Fri Feb 27, 2009 2:21 pm
Forum: The Business Center
Topic: GaijinTax.Com - An English Teacher's Guide To Reducing Tax
Replies: 21
Views: 4433

GaijinTax.Com - An English Teacher's Guide To Reducing Tax

Hey all, I've made an online tax guide which shows how to claim business expenses and fill out your tax forms. http://GaijinTax.Com It has English versions of all the tax documents, examples, and a step by step guide which you can follow. It's free of course :) No registration or sign ups required. ...