Release date1988 (1988) (Japan) Film seriesA Taxing Woman Film Series CastNobuko Miyamoto (Ryoko MIyamoto), Masahiko Tsugawa (Hanamura), Tetsurō Tamba (Sadohara), Tôru Masuoka (Ijuin), Kinzoh Sakura (Kaneko), Rentarô Mikuni (Teppei Onisawa) Similar moviesRentaro Mikuni movies, Tax movies, Comedies
A Taxing Woman's Return(Japanese: マルサの女2, Hepburn: Marusa no onna 2) is a 1988 Japanese comedy film written and directed by Juzo Itami. It is the sequel to Itami's 1987 comedy A Taxing Woman. Nobuko Miyamoto plays female government tax investigator Ryoko Itakura. She investigates a religious sect, led by Teppei Onizawa (Rentarō Mikuni), that is suspected of being used for tax evasion. The sect is part of a complex conspiracy involving the Yakuza, political corruption and a prestigious construction project.
A Taxing Woman's Return was released in Japan on January 15, 1988 where it wad distributed by Toho.
The film won a few Japanese awards. This included the Mainichi Film Concours Best Supporting Actor for Yasuo Daichi (also for Bakayaro! I'm Plenty Mad) and a Japanese Academy Awards for Best Editing (Akira Suzuki) who won the award for this film and Brake Out, Love Bites Back and The Silk Road.