Start accepting applications for Sustainable Benefits The earliest payment will be made on the 8th New Corona May 1 11:10

We have started accepting applications for "sustainable benefit", which provides up to 2 million yen to small and medium-sized enterprises affected by the spread of the new coronavirus. At the earliest, benefits are expected to be paid on the 8th of this month.

At the press conference on the 1st, Minister of Economy, Trade and Industry Kajiyama said, "We started accepting applications for sustainable benefits today. We will provide support to as many people as possible with simple procedures, as a support for business continuity as much as possible. I would like to have it. "

Sustainable benefits are targeted at businesses whose sales in any month from January to December have decreased by 50% or more from the same month last year. SMEs, etc. up to 2 million yen, freelance Up to 1 million yen will be paid to individual business owners including.

Application is required to receive the payment, and in principle, it will be done from the dedicated website opened on the 1st.

The application must include a copy of the tax return documents for the last year, a sales ledger, and other documents showing the decrease in monthly sales, as well as a copy of the bank account of the bank account.

In addition, if you are a sole proprietor, you need a copy of the document that proves you, such as your driver's license or my number card, but this is also acceptable for images taken with a smartphone.

Normally, it takes about two weeks from application to transfer of benefits, but the Ministry of Economy, Trade and Industry (METI) expects that the earliest application will be paid on the 8th of this month.

The dedicated home page address is