At Shimada & Associates, we recognize that our clients are our most important asset. Our business philosophy places our client relationships at the center of everything we do. We strive to establish lasting good relationships where we can work closely with clients by becoming a true partner in their business in Japan. We work to ensure that our services and products don’t just meet our contractual obligations but satisfy our customer’s underlying objectives for each transaction they perform with us in Japan.
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Our Service Lines
Our Strong Points
We are not a large accounting firm, but we have knowledgeable staff members who are experienced in Big 4 accounting firms such as Ernst & Young. We have Japanese certified professionals to make sure our services are of the highest quality.
Affordable and Transparent Fees
We offer fair, transparent pricing policies that do not include any hidden costs. As previously stated, our services quality levels exceed that of the most expensive firms in Japan, and we believe that our fees are modest. We recognize that the most important thing is balance between “Quality” and “Price”.
While you may be able to find service providers who follow aggressive sales tactics or propose low fees, more than likely your post-sales experience with them will make you regret your decision of signing with them.
One-stop Solution for Doing Business in Japan
We provide a one-stop solution for doing business in Japan, so that you are able to concentrate on your own business efforts.
Our main services are complicated Japanese tax compliance services, bookkeeping, reporting packages, payment services and payroll services. We also have a partnership with other Japanese professionals in order to provide our one-stop solution for setting up your business; including incorporation and Visa applications.
Our team of dedicated and bilingual staff explains complicated tax matters in plain languages in English and Japanese.
Courtesy and Friendliness
In conclusion, our professionals offer Courtesy and Friendliness to our clients. We firmly believe that they help us build good relationships with our customers.
Do you have concerns regarding any of the following?
- When I look at the website, it seems as though you provide high quality, but the fee may not be affordable…
- There may be low fees, but it is not transparent. Will the professional tax advice in English be included in these services?
- Will there be experienced professional staff assigned to our company?
- Will we be able to expect one-stop support in tax compliance, bookkeeping and payment services?