New tax measures regarding accommodations in Osaka

2016/12/08

Please be informed that accommodation tax comes into effect on January 1st 2017 in Osaka prefecture.
Thereafter guests will be asked to pay taxes upon checking in.

Amount depends on room rates per person per night
Under 10,000 yen : Tax-free
10,000 yen to 14,999 yen : 100 yen
15,000 yen to 19,999 yen : 200 yen
20,000 yen or more: 300 yen

For the more details(Osaka Prefecture Government Official Site)