#41698 (LSF) Malaysia Local time: 14:56 Japanese to English + ...
Feb 13, 2006
Is this a new trend? I'm starting to get notification that I'm subject to witholding tax for translation fees (treated as royalties payment subject to witholding tax for non-residents) under the Copyright Law in Japan.
I'm aware that most countries subject non-residents to witholding tax for interest, royalties and patent payments but not translation fees.
Any other country doing this?
The contents of this post will automatically be included in the ticket generated. Please add any additional comments or explanation (optional)
To report site rules violations or get help, contact a site moderator:
You’re a freelance translator? LSP.expert helps you manage your daily translation jobs. It’s easy, fast and secure.
How about you start tracking translation jobs and sending invoices in minutes? You can also manage your clients and generate reports about your business activities. So you always keep a clear view on your planning, AND you get a free 30 day trial period!
PerfectIt helps deliver error-free documents. It improves consistency, ensures quality and helps to enforce style guides. It’s a powerful tool for pro users, and comes with the assurance of a 30-day money back guarantee.