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What is The Work Permit Criteria for Foreigners in Turkey?

What is The Work Permit Criteria for Foreigners in Turkey?

Foreigners who intend to work in Turkey as an employer, employee, freelancer, or as an official, are required to declare this circumstance at least 15 days before the start of their work and have it registered in the Ikamet Tezkeresi (Residence Permit) Foreigners are required to submit their ID card, …

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How is The Export Regime in Turkey?

How is The Export Regime in Turkey?

Turkey has been implementing an export-oriented strategy since 1980. The basic objective of this strategy is to constitute an outward oriented economic structure in the framework of free market economy and to be integrated with world markets. With this new strategy, export intensive measures consisting of various supportive components, arrangements …

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How Does the Turkish Tax System Works?

How Does the Turkish Tax System Works?

The tax system in Turkey is progressive. -In other words, the higher your income, the higher the rate at which you will pay tax. -The 2010 individual tax rates vary from 15% – 35%. -in 2010 the standard rate of Turkey corporate tax is 20%.

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How To Calculate The Cost of The Overtime Work on Holidays?

How To Calculate The Cost of The Overtime Work on Holidays?

According tothe Labor LawNo. 4857,weeklyworking hour regulation is appliedas45 hours. If weeklyworkinghours exceed45hours(except when Article 63of the lawon the basisofthe principle ofequalization is applied), it is considered asovertime. The worker who exceeds the 45 hours of weekly working ceiling,  will be entitled to earn 50% of normalhourlywageforeach extra hour.

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When to File a Business Declaration?

A business with employees must file a business declaration with a business declaration form accompanied by other required documents at the latest on the date when insured workers are employed. An employer who has taken over a business with insured employees must file a business declaration at the latest in …

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Is It Obligatory To Work On National Holidays?

Is It Obligatory To Work On National Holidays?

There is no binding clause regarding whether or not one has to work on the national day and public holidays. The employment contract provisions will determine the issue of working on these days.  The employee’s consent is required if there is no provision in the collective agreement or employment contract.

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Minimum Fee Reflection On The Minimum Subsistence Allowance

Minimum Fee Reflection On The Minimum Subsistence Allowance

How Does the Minimum Fee That Was Changed in July reflect in the Minimum Subsistence Allowance? The Minimum Subsistence Allowance (AGI) has been applied within the framework of principles determined in account of the tax to be paid by the employees in accordance with the income tax law. The calculated …

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