Council on Economic and Fiscal Policy Prime Minister Abe Shinzo said, "I have made the tough decision to raise the consumption tax in April of next year, in order to simultaneously achieve economic revitalization and fiscal soundness, as well as to stabilize social security and ensure that the social security system is passed onto future generations. " | Discuss Japan-Japan Foreign Policy Forum
Discuss Japan > Timelines > Council on Economic and Fiscal Policy Prime Minister Abe Shinzo said, “I have made the tough decision to raise the consumption tax in April of next year, in order to simultaneously achieve economic revitalization and fiscal soundness, as well as to stabilize social security and ensure that the social security system is passed onto future generations. “
Timelines  Nov. 15, 2013

Council on Economic and Fiscal Policy Prime Minister Abe Shinzo said, “I have made the tough decision to raise the consumption tax in April of next year, in order to simultaneously achieve economic revitalization and fiscal soundness, as well as to stabilize social security and ensure that the social security system is passed onto future generations. “

Council on Economic and Fiscal Policy

Prime Minister Abe Shinzo said, “I have made the tough decision to raise the consumption tax in April of next year, in order to simultaneously achieve economic revitalization and fiscal soundness, as well as to stabilize social security and ensure that the social security system is passed onto future generations. “