Accounting Services In Japan

A flexible range of finance and accounting services for foreign companies in Japan

JMC provides a full range of outsourced finance, accounting, bookkeeping and reporting services in Japan for foreign companies in Japan. We adapt our services to the needs of our clients. JMC team mix of management consultants, professional accountants and Japan CPA that focus on the needs of the clients and strive to propose an accounting solution best suited to the needs of each client finance department.

JMC a team of experts made of bilingual accountants and consultants

The JMC team is made of English speaking Japanese accountants, CPA and consultants which first motivation is to find the solution that best answer our client’s needs. Therefore JMC engagement typically starts by the analysis of the needs of the Finance department. Our consultants find a flexible solution supported by finance experts, reporting specialists, accountants and bilingual bookkeepers that is flexible and evolves with our client’s needs. Thanks to this approach JMC is able to covers from both very small and large accounting clients. JMC can set up a range of services that covers the full finance function or support and existing team. We support companies in all industries in Japan from Financial services, Technology, Distribution and Services with both inventory management requirements, complex sales with multiple clients or more simple “cost plus revenues” scheme.

The following paragraphs outline the typical process covered by accounting outsourcing:

Monthly Accounting and Bookkeeping services

Accounting Services In Japan Preparation of monthly journal entries for :
– Revenue / Accounts Receivable
– Accounts Payable
– Depreciation and Amortization
– Accrued Expenses and Tax Provisions
– Maintenance of the computer based accounting system master data and transaction data.
– Preparation of Yen general ledger and trial balance.
– Preparation of the fixed asset registeration.

Monthly Reporting Services

Our English speaking Japanese accountants and CPA will prepare for you:

– Yen financial statements according to Japanese GAAP.
– Japanese GAAP statements with conversion to IFRS or US GAAP.
– Reporting package based on the client’s format, custom, IFRS or US GAAP.

Our bilingual accountants and CPA will also:

– Upload reporting package in integrated financial corporate consolidated systems such as SAP, JD Edwards, Cognos, Hyperion

Yearly accounting Closure

Our bilingual Japanese accountants will prepare for you:

– Accounting according to Japanese GAAP and your accounting standards for year-end closing:
– Balance Sheet,
– Income Statement,
– Data for Japanese tax returns.

If you need, our English speaking Japanese tax accountants can also prepare the  tax returns for you. See also:

Related Tax Compliance Services
Deadlines for Tax compliance