Jan 2014 mandatory pension update

pension fund

Effective on January 2014’s payroll (which is paid at the begining of February) the rates for mandatory pension plans has been updated, as follows:

employee – 5.5% savings
employer – 6% savings + 6% severance pay
Total 17.5%

This is mandatory for all employers in Israel, except those who have pension plans with more favorable terms.

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