JPX CEO Says He Seeks Careful Discussion Over Capital Gains Tax

Nov. 25, 2021, 7:47 AM

Market participants are wary over talks about a potential raise in the capital gains tax, Akira Kiyota, the chief executive officer of Japan Exchange Group, adding that he hopes “there will be a careful discussion” on any revisions.

  • Kiyota speaks at a regular press briefing
  • Revisions to the capital gains tax could serve as pressure in forming asset portfolios: Kiyota
  • NOTE: Prime Minister Fumio Kishida last month shelved his plans to raise the country’s capital gains tax after worry over such a move lead to declines in the Nikkei 225; the ruling LDP’s tax policy chief Yoichi Miyazawa later ...

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