Sales Tax Rate in Japan remained unchanged at 10 percent in 2021 from 10 percent in 2020. source: National Tax Agency

Sales Tax Rate in Japan averaged 6.88 percent from 2006 until 2021, reaching an all time high of 10 percent in 2019 and a record low of 5 percent in 2007. This page provides - Japan Sales Tax Rate - actual values, historical data, forecast, chart, statistics, economic calendar and news. Japan Sales Tax Rate - Consumption Tax - values, historical data and charts - was last updated on October of 2021.

Sales Tax Rate in Japan is expected to reach 10.00 percent by the end of 2021, 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 2022, according to our econometric models.

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Japan Sales Tax Rate - Consumption Tax

Japan Last Unit Reference Previous Highest Lowest
Corporate Tax Rate 30.62 percent Dec/21 30.62 52.40 30.62
Personal Income Tax Rate 55.97 percent Dec/21 55.95 55.97 50.00
Sales Tax Rate 10.00 percent Dec/21 10.00 10.00 5.00
Social Security Rate 31.52 percent Dec/21 30.68 31.52 18.39
Social Security Rate For Companies 16.24 percent Dec/21 15.49 16.24 6.80
Social Security Rate For Employees 15.28 percent Dec/21 15.19 15.28 11.59

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.