The government has prepared a draft budget for 2023. It is known what valorization of benefits can be expected by seniors
What valorization in 2024 can seniors count on?
According to the portal” Super Express “, on Wednesday, September 28 the government approved the draft state budget for next year. Government spokesman Piotr M & uuml; ller stressed that after the votes in the Sejm, the Council of Ministers would begin work on the budget-related bill. The draft budget provides forecasts for inflation, GDP growth, an increase in the average annual wage bill and private consumption. How will these assumptions affect seniors' benefits?
A government on inflation in 2023
At the end of August this year, the government adopted the draft state budget for next year. It shows that the revenues of our country are to amount to PLN 604.4 billion next year, and expenses to PLN 669.4 billion. The government assumed that in 2023 GDP would amount to 1.7%, and inflation would reach 9.8%.
The draft budget provides that an increase in the average annual salary fund in the amount of 9.6 percent. Private consumption is to reach 12.1 percent. What does the data contained in the financial project mean for senior citizens?
Pensions in 2024
Annual revaluation of pensions and pensions is to help seniors to adjust their benefits to current prices. The indexation index is calculated on the basis of inflation in retirement farms, i.e. an increase in the prices of goods that are bought by seniors, as well as by a minimum of 20%. the real increase in employee wages.
Taking into account the assumptions contained in the draft state budget, the indexation index in 2024 will amount to 11.72 percent. For seniors with the benefit of 1338, the increase was PLN 157. For benefits in the amount of PLN 2,500, it would mean an indexation of PLN 293, and for pensions in the amount of PLN 2,900, it would mean an increase by PLN 340.
You think that the assumptions adopted in the draft budget turn out to be correct?