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Severance Pay Ceiling for 2021 2nd Term Announced

Severance Pay Ceiling for 2021 2nd Term Announced

The Seniority Based Salary Ceiling valid between 01.07.2021 and 31.12.2021 has been determined as 8,284.51 TRY. As of July 1, the severance pay to be calculated for the employees who have been terminated and deserved severance pay should be calculated considering the seniority ceiling determined as 8,284.51 TRY. Despite being …

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When will the Covid-19 supports end?

When will the Covid-19 supports end?

Short-term work allowance, cash wage support, unpaid leave and  termination ban are among the measures that were introduced by the Turkish government to fight against the socio-economic impacts of the pandemic. With the acceleration of the vaccination process and the decline in hospitalized cases, pandemic support is ending one by …

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2021 Fiscal Holiday Begins

2021 Fiscal Holiday Begins

The fiscal holiday is of importance for professionals in the field of accounting and payroll, as the government agencies’ notification deadlines change. The Fiscal Holiday in 2021 will start on July 1 and end on July 20 (the day included). As the last day, if the legal and administrative obligations …

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Is a Vaccination Appointment Considered a Leave?

Is a Vaccination Appointment Considered a Leave?

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 …

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Are Foreign Employees Eligible to be Vaccinated?

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 …

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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 …

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Work Accident On Breastfeeding Leave

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 …

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