Japan: Extended filing, payment deadline for individual taxpayers; updated FAQs (COVID-19)

Extension of filing and payment deadline of 15 April 2022 for individuals using “simplified procedures”

Extension of filing and payment deadline for individuals using “simplified procedures”

Japan’s tax agency on 3 February 2022 announced an extended filing and payment deadline of 15 April 2022 regarding individual income tax for 2021.

The extension is available for individual taxpayers using the “simplified procedures.”

The tax agency also updated a set of “frequently asked questions” (FAQs) about the tax implications of tax filing and tax payment procedures and relief relating to the coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic. These FAQs have been updated several times since originally released in March 2020.

Read a February 2022 report [PDF 129 KB] prepared by the KPMG member firm in Japan


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