Supported by many people, Japan Philharmonic Orchestra carries out various activities centering around concerts which are held more than 150 times per year.
To continue giving the high-quality performances and to drive the activity that plays a part of the realization of a "culturally rich community" through music, we hope that a wide range of support can improve our economic base.
Hoping to connect with the audience through our performances and to support the realization of a wealthy community, we carry out three activities, "Orchestra concerts," "Educational program" and "Regional activities," and expand culture through music.
Through everyday activity, we feel that music spreads by the power of networks and communications and deepens pleasure even more. All members of the orchestra give the warmth of people's heart with our performances as a music group that understands the most the pleasure of connecting with people through music.
Self-supporting efforts, of course, are also necessary to maintain and develop the activities of Japan Philharmonic Orchestra. We will keep making efforts on the management aspect.
On the other hand, continuity is important for the cultural program. In recent Japan, donation and support from the audience are essential to stably continue our activities. In the future, Japan Philharmonic Orchestra would like to carry out multiple activities with people in various communities.
Cultural maturity is necessary for further social development. Being a part of it, Japan Philharmonic Orchestra would like to enhance the social role even more. We kindly ask you for your warm support.
To enhance performances and social contributing activities of Japan Philharmonic Orchestra, we ask individuals to support us using the patronage system. There are various benefits depending on yearly amount as well as listing your name on the program.
"Japan Philharmonic Association" has provided psychological and material support to Japan Philharmonic Orchestra, "an orchestra that walks with the public,"since its founding in 1973, and it has carried out unique activities such as planning concerts cooperating with the members of the orchestra in regions. "Public and Music" and "G-clef" journals that connect members of the association and the orchestra are sent every two months. Other fun activities include events with orchestra members and joining in the Japan Philharmonic Association Choir.
Supporter's Club is a system for those who are interested in music who can support our activities as "Supporters of Japan Philharmonic Orchestra." It is full of benefits such as complimentary tickets, priority reservation and courtesy (10% discount) for the performance tickets hosted by Japan Philharmonic Orchestra, member magazines, invitations to events and so on. In addition, if you introduce ten friends to the Supporter's Club, we will give you half year subscription tickets.
Subscription members will not only be able to enjoy the Japan Philharmonic's subscription concerts in Tokyo and Yokohama at a discount, but will also have their own reserved seats. Please enjoy the Japan Philharmonic's unique programs at special prices, carefully selected by conductors and soloists for your listening pleasure.
We also accept applications from companies. Please take advantage of the Japan Philharmonic Orchestra Concerts as a benefit for your company or as a service to your customers.
To support multiple activities of Japan Philharmonic Orchestra such as "Music for the Affected Areas," donations from you is necessary. We sincerely ask for your warm support.
We ask many corporatiors which understand our performance, educational program, and community activities of Japan Philharmonic Orchestra to support us. We hope to enhance our business with the assistance of wide range of your support.There are benefits such as invitation to subscription concert and listing your name in the program.
【Thank you for your support】
The donation money to Japan Philharmonic Orchestra has the certification which is subject to the deduction for donation by the prime minister. If you chip in with a donation, you can receive tax incentive as follows:
* You can use it as a document to be attached when applying. Download by yourself to print out.
(1) Deduction on personal income tax and income by donation When filing a tax return, choose either A or B and declare it by yourself.
◎Donations are subject to the applicable certification of tax deduction issued by the Cabinet Office on or after April 23, 2013.
If the donation money is more than 2,000 yen per year, the 40 percent of the money which exceeds the limited money is deducted from the income tax of said year.
(Donation money*1 - 2,000 yen) X 40% = Income tax deduction*2
*1 The upper limit of the donation money which is subject to deduction is the 40 percent of the total income of said year. *2 The upper limit of income tax deduction is the 25 percent of said year.
If the donation money is more than 2,000 yen per year, the amount which exceeds the limit money is deducted from the income amount of said year.
(Donation money* - 2,000 yen) = Income deduction
* The upper limit of the donation money which is subject to deduction is the 40 percent of total income of said year.
(2) Deduction on individual inhabitant tax by donation A part of the donation of a resident who lives in Tokyo prefecture or Suginami ward (address on January 1 in the year following the year in which you donated) is deducted from the inhabitant tax of following year, if you report also the deduction for donation.
(Donation money*1 - 2,000 yen) X Inhabitant tax deduction rate*2 = Inhabitant tax deduction
*1 The upper limit of the donation money which is subject to deduction is the 30 percent of the total income in the year you donated. *2 The given rate of the inhabitant tax deduction is 4% in prefectures and 6% in municipalities. The total rate is 10%.
Based on the given formula, the donation money is included in deductible expenses of the relevant business year.For details, visit the website of the National Tax Administration Agency or contact us.