Process to Incorporate A Japanese Company (KK/Kabushiki Kaisha)

A kabushiki kaisha (KK/Stock Corporation) is a typical type of corporation for a business enterprise.  Although there are other types of corporations (e.g., godo kaisha/limited liability company), KKs are used for many Japanese subsidiaries of foreign oriented companies as well as domestic companies.  We have summarized the basic process to incorporate a KK in Japan.

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KK Incorporation Process