Government Support For Employing Registered Unemployed Of İŞKUR

isverenbulteni1Executive Summary

Private sector employers will be refunded daily 22,22 TRY of total SSI premiums to be paid for each personnel who are employed amongst the registered unemployed of İŞKUR until 31st December 2017, according to Cabinet Decree/687, issued in Official Gazette No. 29974, dated 9th February 201.

Also, for the above described employees, the withholding tax applied on minimum wage will be set-off from the withholding tax return after the minimum living allowance is applied. Besides, stamp tax deducted from minimum wage will not be declared and not paid.
In simpler words, the supports are applicable for all personnel employed in this way regardless of their monthly salaries, but it is applied to only for the part of monthly salary equal to 1.770,50 TRY (monthly gross minimum wage).

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Datassist Payroll Calculator at Your Service in the New Year

datassist payroll calculatorDatassist payroll calculator in “Turkish”, has long been a reliable paycheck calculation module designed to provide “gross to net” and “net to gross” amounts of salaries and helping many companies and millions of individuals to calculate the amount of social security premiums, taxes and other wage cuts to be deducted and take home wages. Also it is a user-friendly tool for employers to calculate their labor costs.

Gradual Implementation in Turkish Private Pension

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Auto-enrolment, in other words mandatory participating in private pension scheme has long being occupying the agenda of Turkey’s business community. Private Pension System, which is complementary to the mandatory state social security scheme and indented to improve the welfare level of employees by providing a supplementary income during retirement and also to increase the domestic savings, has been introduced by Law No. 6740 and will enter into force on 1st January 2017.

How Dangerous Personal Data Can Be?

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