The Japan Tax Desk ("JTD") of WTS is a network of tax professionals who are highly passionate about serving Japanese clients around the globe. Many JTD members are Japanese speakers or have in depth experience working with Japanese companies.
One of our most important tasks is to build a cultural and linguistic bridge to Japanese top management. We are able to support the headquarters in Japan as well as local management in delivering relevant key messages. This bridging function is also highly appreciated by our clients.
Below we would like to introduce you to our key contacts at the Japan Tax Desk:
Head of the Japan Tax Desk at WTS Germany
German certified tax advisor
13 years of experience working in the corporate tax department of KPMG AG, Hamburg, Germany
Fluent in German (native), English and Japanese
Coordination and development of the JTD network for WTS Global
Specialization on international corporate tax advice with a strong focus on supporting the Japanese inbound and outbound business of our clients
Extensive industry experience in the areas of consumer electronics, automotive and healthcare
International tax advice (withholding taxes, permanent establishment risks, international secondments, tax treaty mechanisms to resolve double taxation and cross-border tax disputes, etc.)