New bonuses and benefits have been announced
The Social Security Institution (SGK) determined the insurance premiums to be paid in 2021 and the allowances to be given to the beneficiaries. Optional insurance holders, those who pay their insurance premium out of their own pockets, those who work daily, those who have to pay GSS premium will make premium payments over the new amounts. Breastfeeding and funeral benefits were also increased at the rate of inflation.
The Social Security Institution (SGK) determined the lower and upper limits of the earnings subject to premium and the amounts related to some transactions and published it with a circular. These premium amounts and allowances are as follows:
PREMIUMS OF EMPLOYERS IN HOME SERVICES
A premium of 447.19 TL will be paid for those who work 10 days a month by the same employer as a daily worker, caretaker, cleaner, gardener in household services. For those who work in domestic services for 30 days a month depending on the same employer, a monthly premium of 1,341.56 TL will be paid during 2021. Those who employ workers in domestic services will pay a premium of thousand 162.70 TL if they pay their premiums regularly.
Those who employ domestic workers for the first time or those who hire an unemployed person in addition to the existing worker can also benefit from employment incentives.
Those who employ retired workers for 10 days a month in household services will pay 381.60 TL, and those who work 30 days will pay a premium of 144.80 TL. Those who employ retired workers in domestic services pay less premiums but cannot benefit from employment incentives.
BREASTFEEDING PAYMENT 232 TL
Within the scope of maternity insurance, breastfeeding allowance is given to women working under 4 / a and 4 / b and to the spouses of men in this scope who gave birth. The breastfeeding allowance, which was 202 TL last year, will be 232 TL this year.
FUNERAL PAYMENT 918 TL
The amount of the funeral allowance given to the right holders in the event of death of those who have been insured for at least 360 days and those who receive monthly and income from SGK increased from 801 TL to 918 TL.
FAMILY HELP EXCEPT FOR PREMIUM CURRENCY TL 357.75
The amounts of meal allowance, child allowance and family allowance, which will be exempted from the prime earnings of the workers, have also changed. In 2021, the daily meal allowance of 7.16 TL, the monthly child allowance of 71.55 TL and the family increase of 357.75 TL per month will not be included in the earning base for premium. Accordingly, the premium will not be deducted for 615.46 TL earnings consisting of the sum of child and family benefits, together with the monthly meal money of 186.16 TL paid for the worker working 26 days a month.
DAILY EMPLOYEES WILL PAY 2.39 TL PREMIUM DAILY
Those who employ daily and caregivers for less than 10 days a month in home services will pay 2.39 TL per day and 21.51 TL for 9 days this year. Premiums paid in this way insure daily workers against work accident.
DAILYERS PAYING THE PREMIUM ONLY
Individuals who work in household services with the same employer for less than 10 days per month can pay their insurance premiums themselves. These are thousand per month in 2021