National Tax Agency announced the aggregation of inheritance tax filing in 2011.

2010

2011

Ratio

(1)

Number of people died

1,197,012

1,253,066

104.7%

(2)

Number of ancestors whose heirs should file inheritance tax

49,891

51,409

103.0%

(3)

(2)/(1)

4.2%

4.1%

-0.1%

(4)

Number of ancestors who should file inheritance tax

122,740

125,152

102.0%

(5)

Taxable Amount of inheritance tax (YEN)

10,458Bil

10,730Bil

102.6%

(6)

Amount of inheritance tax (YEN)

1,175Bil

1,252Bil

106.5%

(7)

Per heirs

Taxable Amount (YEN)
(5/2)

210Mil

209Mil

99.6%

(8)

Amount of Tax (YEN)
(6/2)

23.6Mil

24.4Mil

103.4%

 

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