Relief for seniors has come into force.
According to the” Gazeta “portal, working pensioners can count on a considerable relief dedicated to them. I am talking about zero drinking, which can bring up to PLN 9,000 for the senior part. Get to know the details!
Relief for seniors
Many people retire after reaching the statutory retirement age, which is due to their deteriorating health and reducing their ability to function efficiently with age. However, there are also retirees who feel strong enough to remain professionally active.
With the latter group in mind, a relief for seniors was created, which came into force on January 1, 2022. . As part of the relief, the tax-free amount for them is PLN 85,528 per year. In accordance with the regulations in force, income exceeding even PLN 9,000 is not taxed.
Those seniors who They are employed not only under a contract of employment, but also entrepreneurs and working on the basis of a mandate contract. Only those people who work on the basis of a specific work contract will not benefit from the relief.
As a reminder, the tax-free amount for seniors receiving retirement benefits has increased since this year. Currently, it amounts to PLN 30,000. Working and retired seniors pay a 9 percent health contribution, which is reflected in their income.
Work longer, get more benefits
Zero PIT is not the only benefit enjoyed by people who remain professionally active even after reaching the statutory retirement age. Due to the contributions received, the capital on the basis of which the pension will be paid out in the future is increased.
Each subsequent month worked “increases the amount of the pension upon submission of the application.
What do you think about the solution introduced by the government?