There are two major types of companies in Japan, "Kabushiki Kaisha/KK" (joint stock company) and the "Godo Kaisha/GK" (limited liability company).

 

Kabushiki Kaisha (KK)

The joint stock company (KK) is the most common type of company selected by non-Japanese entities when setting up a Japanese corporate subsidiary.  Due to its remarkable nature, KK is likely to be respected by Japanese partners, contractors, customers, and employees.

 

Registration services of Kabushiki Kaisha                          

  • Preparation of documents for company registration

  • Obtain Certificate of Incorporation

  • Obtain Certificate of Company chop

  • Provision of company chop

  • Assist of bank account opening

 

Requirements for Kabushiki Kaisha

  1. At least 1 director and 1 shareholder

  2. Minimum share capital is JPY1

  3. Appointment of Japanese nominee director to facilitate bank account opening procedures (local resident representative)

  4. Passport and residential address proof within 3 months are required for manager and shareholders

  5. Notarization of Incorporation documents are required

 

Godo Kaisha (GK)

Since 2006, The limited liability company (GK) has been an available company type and has been a hybrid between a partnership and a company

 

Unlike KK, where investors are all shareholders, investors in a GK become members of the GK. When there are no single members or executive managers who are responsible for managing the company.  The legal obligations of GK executive managers are similar to the legal obligations of KK directors.

 

Registration services of Godo Kaisha                          

  • Preparation of company registration documents

  • Obtain Certificate of Incorporation

  • Obtain Certificate of Company chop

  • Provision of company chop

  • Assist of bank account opening

 

Requirements for Godo Kaisha

  1. At least 1 manager and 1 shareholder

  2. Appointment of Japanese nominee director to facilitate bank account opening procedures (local resident representative)

  3. Passport and residential address proof within 3 months are required for manager and shareholders

  4. Notarization of Incorporation documents are required

 

Optional Services

Virtual Office Service                                      

  • Provision of registered office address

  • Receival of letters and scanning services

·         Minimum contract terms for at least 6 months

 

 

Nominee Director Service:            

·         Acting as non-executive local director

Minimum contract terms for at least 3 months

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