accountants, tax advisors and payroll specialists in Tokyo



Locations in Afrika, Asia, Europe, North- and Southamerica.
Ecovis has almost 8,500 people operating in nearly 80 countries. Its consulting focus and core competencies lie in the areas of tax consultation, accounting, auditing and legal advice. ECOVIS APO provides its services to global corporations from all over the world.


Ecovis in Japan

ECOVIS APO is committed to helping our clients realize their objectives, and with additional support from ECOVIS, provide highly qualified bilingual specialists with extensive knowledge of financial operations, payroll and tax services.
Enabling you to compete better and accomplish your goals in Japan.

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Welcome to ECOVIS APO

Japan is the largest non-English speaking economy in the world producing a significant portion of the world’s automobiles, machinery, chemicals and other high-tech products.

While doing business in Japan is exciting and offers plenty of opportunity, the country’s unique culture, unfamiliar commercial practices and difficult language make it a daunting challenge for most foreigners.

However, with the right partner, these challenges can be overcome. ECOVIS APO provides trusted Economy & Vision to make your business a success in Japan.

APO (AP Outsourcing Ltd.), originated as an accounting & payroll service unit at Arthur Andersen Tokyo office and went on to join KPMG International – becoming independent upon enactment of the new Japanese CPA Law in April 2004. APO joined ECOVIS International as ECOVIS APO on November 2009. We are proud to announce our association with ECOVIS, and as an exclusive partner we are delighted to contribute our part to the further success story that is ECOVIS.

ECOVIS APO is committed to helping our clients realize their objectives, and with additional support from ECOVIS, provide highly qualified bilingual specialists with extensive knowledge of financial operations, payroll and tax services.

Enabling you to compete better and accomplish your goals in Japan.

Who we are

We focus on the detail
Whilst never losing focus of the ultimate objective

  • Whether you are an international business person or a
    manager with signifi cant responsibilities at home, we
    all know that there are no simple answers to the many
    questions on tax, law and business that face you every
    day. Full-service consulting requires profound know
    how in many different areas and the ability to bring it all
  • Our 360 degree approach brings together experts from
    many fields and helps us to make sure we can give you all
    the advice you need to meet the specific challenges of your
    business, today and also tomorrow.
  • Our competence centres bring together experts in a wide
    range of spheres.

Get all the advice you need from Ecovis – complete, honest
and accurate.

Personal advice at a local level
Supported by the wealth of knowledge and experience of our international network

  • Ecovis is a leading global consulting fi rm with its origin in Continental Europe. More than 7,500 people work within our network providing expertise and consultancy in the areas of tax, auditing, accounting and legal services in over 75 countries. Our diversifi ed expertise and our effective support help our clients to achieve their personal and business goals and objectives. We also help to optimise processes and methods in order to maximise effectiveness and effi ciency for all our clients.
    This enables us to offer premium service at a reasonable price.
  • Our consultants focus on building close, long term relationships with our clients, enabling the provision and delivery of customised solutions tailored to the specific needs and demands of each client.
  • At the same time every Ecovis office can rely on qualified specialists in the back offices as well as on specific industrial or national know-how of all Ecovis experts worldwide.

Join the Ecovis experience and see what real personal consulting is like.

Right near you
Wherever you are

  • Whether yours is an established international business dealing with cross border issues, a family owned company, the branch of a major corporation or a government organisation, we are at your side wherever your business takes you. With Ecovis, you will always have a home advantage. Being there means less communications hassle and increases our
    understanding of your special situation.
    We aim to work in partnership with you to provide the support and accessibility of a small company with the wealth of experience that can be expected from a global organisation.
  • In most instances, we have an international office located at a place near you, and can provide the sort of professional assistance and consulting that is just what you need.
  • With offices in more than 75 countries, Ecovis can help your business fly wherever you choose to take it.

Get the home advantage – with Ecovis at home and around the world.

Your personal advisor
Backed by the knowledge of 7,500 other experts

  • In business, be it national or international, success depends on having a partner you can deal with, working at the same level and with an extensive understanding of your concerns and opportunities. Your personal advisor at Ecovis is himself an experienced business person. Together, you share a common bond on which trust and mutual respect are developed, which allows your business to reach its full potential. As an Ecovis client you can draw on the interdisciplinary knowledge and proven capabilities of a leading consulting group with more than 7,500 experts throughout the world.
  • Whether you need tax services, auditing, accounting or legal services, your personal Ecovis consultant has both the local knowledge and the business acumen to make your business a success.
  • Each Ecovis consultant has instant access to our many specialist departments as well as to national and international colleagues with well developed skill sets in different fields and jurisdictions.

Profit from the wealth of knowledge your personal Ecovis consultant has to draw from.