Inhabitants tax

Donators to the SOPHIA Fund for the Future are eligible for the following tax benefits.

Deduction of donations from inhabitants tax: Applicable to individuals

Inhabitants in prefectures/municipalities that designate donations to Sophia School Corporation as being subject to tax deduction by their ordinances are eligible for deduction from individual inhabitants tax in the year after donation on the basis of the following calculating formula.
Donators can enjoy a inhabitants tax deduction by filing an income tax return. Please notify your municipality when you seek to receive a inhabitants tax deduction alone without filing a tax return.

Donation designated by prefectural government: Sum equivalent to (donated amount* minus 2,000 yen*) x 4%
Donation designated by municipal government: Sum equivalent to (donated amount* minus 2,000 yen*) x 6%
*Limited to maximum 30% of total income

Subject to the above tax benefits are donators whose address as of Jan. 1 is in the following prefectures/cities.
Somelocal governments have yet to designate donations to Sophia School Corporation as being subject to tax benefits. Please confirm with the municipality where you reside.

Following are local governments which have designated donations to Sophia School Corporation as being subject to tax benefits.

Local governments Donations subject to tax benefits Contact
Tokyo Metropolitan Government Donations to Sophia School Corporation as from Jan. 1, 2021 Individual Business Tax Section, Taxation Guidance Department, Taxation Division, Bureau of Taxation, Tokyo Metropolitan Government
TEL 03-5388-2956
Website of Bureau of Taxation, Tokyo Metropolitan Government
Musashino City Donations to Sophia School Corporation as from Jan. 1, 2021 CivilTax Section, Finance Department, Musashino City
TEL 0422-60-1823
Website of Musashino City
Kanagawa Prefecture Of donations to Sophia School Corporation as from Jan. 1, 2021,those contributed by any of the following:
・Parents of JuniorCollege Division student
・Junior College Division graduates
・Teachers and administrative staff or benefactors (excl. donations whose use is limited to Sophia University or Sophia School of Social Welfare)
・Donators restricting use of their contributions to Junior College Division
Tax Affairs Section, Policy Department, Kanagawa Prefectural Government
TEL 045-210-2321
Website of Kanagawa Prefectural Government
Hadano City CivilTax Section, Finance Department,Hadano City
TEL 0463-82-5129
Websiteof Hadano City
Kamakura City CivilTax Section, General Affairs Department,Kamakura City
TEL 0467-61-3921
Websiteof Kamakura City
Ebina City CivilTax Section, Finance Department,Ebina City
TEL 046-235-8594
Websiteof Ebina City

Subject to the tax benefits are donators whose address as of Jan. 1 is in the prefectures/citiesabove.
Somelocal governments have yet to designate donations to Sophia School Corporation as being subject to tax benefits. Please confirm with the municipality where you reside.