JP Executive Insight (formerly Jnet) is the bilingual newsletter of KPMG's U.S. Japanese Practice. Published since 1997, the newsletter is issued quarterly to update you on audit, accounting, tax, and other business issues relevant to Japanese companies operating in the United States.
These days, the Trump administration is actively implementing and enforcing new tariffs such as Section 301 in a relatively short period of time. Each tariff policy/trade agreement would directly affect the business activities of Japanese multinational enterprises (MNEs) with complex value chains, as the treatment of customs and tariffs are rapidly changing. Given these circumstances, it is increasingly important to understand the entire value chain and initiate effective strategies to manage new tariffs. This article provides guidance regarding how to analyze and manage the impact of tariffs.
Autonomous vehicles have arrived. You've probably read about them in the headlines. You might have spotted one next to you on the highway. But they haven't yet reached the masses. Why? Read this paper to uncover how holistic technology governance drives trust in the transportation systems of the future and adoption of autonomous vehicles on a mass scale.
As disruptive technologies upend operating models, displace existing products and services and unlock new opportunities, a company’s growth and earnings have never been more uncertain. The leading CFOs of the future will play a critical role in business strategy and innovation investment. To enable agility and profitability in enterprise innovation, CFOs will need to adopt a venture capitalist mind-set.
In this section, we provide a summary of brief updates from the previous quarter on regulatory developments in auditing and accounting that may impact Japanese companies in the United States.
In this section, we provide a summary of brief updates from the previous quarter on legislative, judicial, and administrative developments in tax that may impact Japanese companies operating in the United States.