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Introduction of Japanese Business Services

In FY2012, Australia accounted for 6% of Japan’s global FDI stock, with flows growing by an average 25% per year over the past 5 years to reach a staggering $61 billion in 2012.

Japan is Australia’s #2 trading partner and third largest source of FDI. As both countries become more active on regional and bilateral trade agreements PwC hopes that we can help make these already healthy relations grow even stronger by assisting Japanese companies globalize with our solid network of professionals in both countries.

With more than 6,500 partners and staff, the Australian firm is the biggest and most successful professional services firm in the country. With a comprehensive slate of service offerings and solutions, the Australia firm also has a number of Japanese CAs, CPAs and other Japanese professionals spread across Tax, Advisory and Assurance.

Major services to Japanese clients

  • Assurance
    • Financial statement audit
    • Internal control audit
    • Advice on Financial reporting based on IFRS, financial and capital market regulation, etc.
    • Internal audit advisory/co-sourcing
    • Advice on J-SOX/US-SOX compliance
    • IPO support
    • Actuarial consulting and valuation
    • Assurance on sustainability reporting
    • Advice on risk management
  • Tax
    • Tax & Accounting compliance support (preparation of tax returns, bookkeeping, payroll calculations and other mandatory reporting)
    • Customs compliance support
    • Tax & Customs planning and optimization
    • Global tax management & structuring
    • Advice and documentation support for Transfer Pricing
    • Tax due diligence and tax risk assessment
    • M&A and restructuring-related Tax consulting
    • Advice and support for obtaining tax incentives, subsidies, relief, etc.
    • International assignment planning and optimization
    • Individual wealth and pension planning
    • Consulting on Japanese tax havens and foreign tax credits
    • Trust services and management
    • Planning for inheritances and succession planning
    • Support on tax & customs audits and dispute with authorities
    • Resolution for tax and customs litigation
  • Deals
    • M&A lead advisory
    • Advice on M&A strategy and target selection
    • Financial modeling and valuation
    • Due diligence support
    • Infrastructure advisory
    • Advice on Business restructuring
    • Advice on real estate transactions
    • Post merger integration
    • Organizational restructuring
  • Consulting
    • Market entry research and strategy development
    • Financial reporting optimization
    • Data analytics
    • Cash flow management
    • Advice on supply chain management
    • Digital change
    • Human resource management
    • Business process optimization
    • IT system strategy and development and IT support
    • Advice on performance improvement and cost reduction
    • Forensic services (support on disputes, prevention of economic crimes, etc)
    • Economics+Policy
  • Legal
    • Support on commercial registration
    • Expatriate immigration support
    • Labour law consulting
    • Corporate law consulting
    • Preparation/Review of various agreements and internal regulations
    • Support on on IP rights, license, permission, regulatory compliance, etc.
    • Resolution of business disputes
    • Support on liquidation and deregistration
    • Legal due diligence support

Introduction of member of Japanese business services

Australia

Country Leaders

Jason Hayes

Jason Hayes
Partner
Assurance


Sydney

PricewaterhouseCoopers
Darling Park Tower 2 201 Sussex Street Sydney, New South Wales 2000
Tel: 61-2-8266-0000
Naoto Tanaka

Naoto Tanaka
Principal
Tax

Ryohei Ekawa

Ryohei Ekawa
Manager
Assurance

Shinichiro Hisa

Shinichiro Hisa
Senior Accountant
Assurance

Toru Kambayashi

Toru Kambayashi
Senior Accountant
Assurance

Hironori Yoshida

Hironori Yoshida
Senior Consultant
Transaction Service
Assurance

Toru Aikawa

Toru Aikawa
Director
M&A Advisory

Tetsufumi Harasawa

Tetsufumi Harasawa
Manager
Assurance

Yukiko Hosoda

Yukiko Hosoda
Senior Accountant
Assurance

Rika Tamura

Rika Tamura
Senior Accountant
Tax

Satoko Fujita

Satoko Fujita
Business Assistant

 


Melbourne

PricewaterhouseCoopers
Freshwater Place Level 19 2 Southbank Boulevard Southbank, Victoria 3006
Tel: 61-3-8603-1000
Masao Kamiyama

Masao Kamiyama
Director
Tax

Shiori Fukui

Shiori Fukui
Manager
Assurance

Yuichi Tanaka

Yuichi Tanaka
Manager
Assurance

Kei Nishida

Kei Nishida
Senior Consultant
Tax

Otone Sugawara

Otone Sugawara
Business Assistant

Takayuki Ito

Takayuki Ito
Associate Director
Assurance

Koichiro Shimada

Koichiro Shimada
Manager
Tax

Hiromi Yuguchi

Hiromi Yuguchi
Manager
Tax

Mami Kojima

Mami Kojima
Consultant
Tax


Brisbane

PricewaterhouseCoopers
Riverside Centre Level 15, 123 Eagle Street Brisbane, Queensland 4000
Tel: 61-7-3257-5000
Nobuhiro Terasaki

Nobuhiro Terasaki
Manager
Tax
 

Sho Yoshimura

Sho Yoshimura
Senior Consultant
Transaction Service
Assurance


Perth

PricewaterhouseCoopers
Brookfield Place Level 15, 125 St Georges Terrace, Perth WA 6000, GPO Box D198, Perth WA 6840
Tel: 61-8-9238-3000
Takashi Masuda

Takashi Masuda
Manager
Assurance

Junyu Tansawa

Junyu Tansawa
Accountant
Assurance


Tokyo

PricewaterhouseCoopers
Sumitomo Fudosan Shiodome Hama-Rikyu Bldg. 8-21-1, Ginza, Chuo-ku, Tokyo 104-0061
Tel: +81-3-3546-8480
Hiroshi Kawaguchi

Hiroshi Kawaguchi
Partner
M&A Advisory