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As a former officer in the corporate tax audit department of the Osaka Regional Taxation Bureau, one of the major tax execution branches of Japan, Taku Osawa has substantial experience in transfer pricing matters, which includes representation of tax audit cases and documentation and contract drafting of intercompany transactions required to comply with transfer pricing regulations.

Taku also has in-depth experience in global dispute cases. For more than 20 years, he has handled lawsuits and represented clients in Japanese court proceedings, especially proceedings related to real property disputes.


  • Japanese industrial conglomerate settles product liability claimsJones Day represented a Japanese industrial conglomerate in relation to damage claims for the alleged supply of defective electronic components for the solar industry.
  • Speaking Engagements

    • February / March 2018
    • October 2017
    • June 2017
    • March 2017
      国際税務研究会: 平成28年度改正で導入された新移転価格文書の実務
    • July 2016