Biography: Takayoshi Nakashima

Takayoshi Nakashima
CPA |US CPA| Certified Public Tax Accountant | CMA
Managing Partner

Takayoshi has over 20 years of experience in accounting, tax and finance, serving more than 200 foreign multinational companies. His specialties include accounting and tax services for multinational corporations, international tax, and financial advisory.


2000 Graduated Hitotsubashi University
2000 Bank of Tokyo Mitsubishi (currently MUFG Bank, Ltd.)
– Provided financial advisory services to Japan-based and foreign multinational corporations
2007 Deloitte Touche Tohmatsu LLC. and Deloitte Tax Co.
– Performed annual financial audits, quarterly reviews and internal control reviews
– Assisted in preparation of consolidated financial statements
– Performed financial due diligences

• Provided tax compliance services
• Provided tax consulting to foreign corporations
– Tax package preparation
– Scheme advisory for investment in Japan
– Other tax advisory related to expat, and start-up of subsidiaries in Japan
– Tax audit defense support
• Provided international taxation consulting, including:
– Thin capitalization rule
– Japanese earnings stripping rules
– Tax treaties
• Provided tax advisory related to merger and corporate split
• Performed tax due diligence
• Prepared or reviewed tax returns of foreign companies
• Prepared or reviewed tax treaty forms
• Provided financial audits (Tax)

2016 Founded Nakashima Tax and Accounting Office
2018 Founded Nakashima Social Insurance and Labor Consultant Office


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