Business in Turkey

Remote Work for R&D Workers is Extended

Remote Work for R&D Workers is Extended

As a measure to fight the spread of the pandemic, remote work was implemented among employees conducting R&D at Technoparks and R&D and Design Centers*.  Remote employees were allowed to continue to benefit from discounts, exceptions, supports and incentives under Law No. 5746 until August 31, 2020, provided that they …

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SSI Penalties Are Changing with MuhSGK

SSI Penalties Are Changing with MuhSGK

As a result of the launch of MuhSGK, the information about the services of the insured (wages, days, premiums, bonuses, etc.) will be notified with the withholding and premium service declaration. Along with the withholding and premium service declaration, there are also new social security administrative fines, as per the …

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Cash Wage Support and Termination Ban Extended

Cash Wage Support and Termination Ban Extended

The President’s Decree was published in the Official Gazette regarding the duration of the cash wage support, short-term work, termination restrictions, and unpaid leave. The duration of these labor measures are extended for another month. Accordingly, applications regarding the extension process will not exceed the periods declared in the original …

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Child and Family Benefits Tax Exemption for 2020

“Civil servant monthly coefficient” determining the income tax exemption for child and family benefits has been announced. The coefficient is determined as 0.154461 for the second half of 2020. Child and family benefits are actually government-sponsored additional payments to public employees. Some of the exceptions applied to public employees’ payrolls …

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