Kyocera 6-K 2005
SECURITIES AND EXCHANGE COMMISSION
Washington, D. C. 20549
Report of Foreign Private Issuer
Pursuant to Rule 13a-16 or 15d-16 of
the Securities Exchange Act of 1934
For the month of September 2005
Commission File Number: 1-07952
6 Takeda Tobadono-cho, Fushimi-ku,
Kyoto 612-8501, Japan
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Pursuant to the requirements of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934, the registrant has duly caused this report to be signed on its behalf by the undersigned, thereto duly authorized.
Date: September 21, 2005
Pursuant to the Companys Listing Agreement and NYSE Manual Section A.3., we hereby furnish the following information relating to the proposed payment of a cash dividend on the Companys Common Stock and American Depositary Share (ADS).
In the end of October 2005.
Estimated ¥50.00 (Japanese yen) per share (Common Stock), and ¥50.00 (Japanese yen) per ADS.
Generally, under the Income Tax Convention between the United States and Japan, 15% withholding tax is imposed on dividends paid to a United States resident or corporation not having a permanent establishment (as defined therein) in Japan. Any fraction, arising from such tax deduction, of less than one yen may be disregarded.
September 30, 2005.
To be commenced from the middle of December 2005.
In compliance with legal requirements in Japan, the interim dividend rate must decided at the Board of Directors Meeting of the Company scheduled to be held in the end of October 2005.