Since the start of the pandemic, the vaccination process has been managed within the scope of the “Covid-19 Vaccine National Implementation Strategy” determined by the Ministry of Health with the recommendation of the Scientific Committee. It is aimed that the vaccination process, which primarily covers health workers and those over …Read More »
Are Foreign Employees Eligible to be Vaccinated?
Will foreign nationals working in our country have the right to be vaccinated? Can vaccination appointments be made for temporary foreign personnel or expats who work in Turkey but are not under social security? There are two separate channels for vaccination-related appointments: making an appointment via e-Nabız or making an …Read More »
Extended VAT Discount for Food Allowance
One of the side benefits provided to employees is food allowance. While meals during workday can be offered directly to the employee as a cafeteria service, it can also be provided with different payment methods such as cash or meal cards/coupons/checks. The change in the VAT rate of the meal …Read More »
Rightful Terminations – What to Consider for Employees and Employers?
The termination of the employment contract by employers was temporarily banned with the temporary Article 10 of the Labor Law No. 4857 due to the pandemic. The law is still in effect. The only exception to this temporary law is the reasons stated in the second clause of the Article …Read More »
Can the Side Benefits Be Eliminated during the Pandemic?
The pandemic has greatly affected many companies. While some companies had to completely cease their activities during this period, some could not operate at full capacity. In order to minimize the reflection of this job loss on the workers, the wage payments of the employees were supported by the state. …Read More »
Work Accident On Breastfeeding Leave
According to Article 74 of the Labor Law no. 4857, working mothers are given one and a half hour leave to breastfeed their children under the age of one. The employee herself determines what time and how many times she needs breastfeeding breaks. The periods spent on breastfeeding leave are …Read More »
Dismissal During Short Work Period
Short work allowance has been the most important government support to eliminate the negative effects of the pandemic. Workplaces that reduce their working hours or stop their activities altogether apply for short work allowance provided that they meet the necessary conditions. The short work allowance ensures that workers receive an …Read More »
Request for Retrospective Breastfeeding Leave
What are the rights of the worker who is not allowed breastfeeding leave?Read More »
Meal Money Calculations
How is meal money reflected in the payroll for employees leaving work? How are tax and SSI exemptions applied?Read More »
Changes to SSI Exit Codes
Code 29, the dismissal code that indicates employee's behaviors against morality and goodwill is removed from the exit code list. See the updated list here.Read More »