As a result of the measures taken in connection with COVID-19, the government of Suriname has decided to temporarily increase the Tax Discount.
On 30 April, the increase in the Basic Discount previously promised in connection with COVID-19 was published in ‘Publicatieblad 42’. The Basic Discount increased by ANG 64 from ANG 2,284 to ANG 2,348 per year. And this increased Basic Discount applies retroactively from January 1, 2020.
Published by M. Verhage in Salary
In connection with the outbreak of the COVID-19 virus, governments in the various countries have announced subsidy measures that certain parties -who have been financially affected by the lock-downs and the shutdown of activity and the economy- can make use of. This should include both employees and employers.
The SVB premiums and wage limit 2020 of Curaçao have become known. The wage limit has risen from ANG 5,629.00 to ANG 5,781.10 per month. The annual wage limit in 2020 is therefore ANG 69,373.20.