Sept. 11, 2012
Taxation is the process of charging a percentage of money from income, consumer goods, etc. for the government. In order to become a resident you must have residence at the location for a year or more (ask.com). Becoming a teacher in Japan would not make you a resident but you would be reliable to pay taxes in your local resident.
Double taxation is a situation in which a company pays taxes in its home country, which is the United States and again in the host country, Japan. Tax treaties between countries (Wikipedia. 2010) often mitigate this double liability. The exception for double taxation is a tax treaty, tax credits to prevent organizations from paying taxes twice. A tax credit lowers taxes paid at home by the amount of taxes paid to the government of another country (Hill, 2009). Working in Japan allows the foreign tax credit by which the income tax paid to the foreign countries can be an offset.
Market risk is the risk that the value of a portfolio will decrease due to the change in value of the market risk factors, which includes the four (Ps) Product, Place, Price, and Promotion (ask.com). There is a shortage of English teacher in Japan. The place is Tokyo in Japan, which is in the country of Asia. The value of an English teacher to the consumer of Japan is important to the establishment of the price point. The target market, radio, television, and internet will serve to promote the product and services.
Once you have a good marketing mix, with the right product and with the right price at the right place and promoted the right way it will be the right business.
Being an English teacher traveling to Japan, you are limited on the bags that you can travel with before you are charged for extra package. Online shopping for the supply would be most valuable for the teacher. Many different companies have the supply needed and distribute it in that country. Because...