【Certificate of Residence Tax, etc.】
In April, you will be asked to submit Certificate of Income and Certificate of Taxation at your place of employment or school. The type and year of certificate required will differ depending on its purpose, so please check in advance before making a request.
▼ Types of certificates: Certificate of Income and Certificate of Taxation, Certificate of Income, Certificate of Taxation, Certificate of Tax Payment
▼ Places where you can request the documents: Shimin-zei-ka, Shimin-madoguchi-ka, every local Civic Center, Shimin Service Corner
▼ Things to bring: Items that can confirm the identity of the person who comes to the counter (My Number (Personal Identification Number) Card, driver’s license, health insurance card, etc.)
※A power of attorney is required when a person from another household makes a request.
▼ Fees: 300 yen per request
※Certificate of Income and Certificate of Taxation can be picked up at convenience stores that have issuance service using My Number Card (200 yen per request; available every day from 6:30am to 11pm, excluding December 29th to January 3rd and system suspension days).
※The certificate for 2022 will be issued starting from June. The request form and power of attorney can be downloaded from the city’s homepage: https://www.city.kure.lg.jp/soshiki/42/shisei144.html
▼Contact: Shimin-zei-ka 0823-25-3193
【A multilingual life guidebook has been published】
“The Kure Life Guidebook for Foreigners” has been published in English, Chinese, Portuguese, and Vietnamese. It contains a lot of useful information for foreigners about life and administrative procedures.
It is distributed free of charge at the International Exchange Center on the 1st floor of the Kure City Hall, Tobu Chiku Foreign Resident Comprehensive Consultation Counter in Hiro Shimin Center, and every local Civic Center.
You can also download it from the Kure International Exchange Association’s website.
【Kure City Promotional Magazine “市政だより くれ” Available in English.】
1 Scan the QR Code.
2 Download and install the “Catalog Pocket” app.
3 Scan the QR Code again.