COVID 19 – NEWS on SOCIAL CONTRIBUTIONS
The Ordinance of the Ministry of Economy No. 139 of 2020, extends the deadline for the payment of employers’ social security contributions from domestic employers, companies and similar companies, related to the March and April 2020 competencies.
Contributions due by companies and equivalent with extended payment period
– employer’s social security contribution;
– contribution to the Occupational Accident Risk – RAT.
The deducted contributions from workers must be collected within the original term.
The collection of contributions to other entities and funds (third parties) has not been extended.
Competencies covered and new deadline for payment
Employer’s social security contributions, related to the March and April 2020 competencies, must be paid on the due date of the contributions due in the July and September 2020 competencies, respectively.
The collection of social security contributions due by the domestic employer is also extended, 8% for the INSS and 0.8% RAT for the financing of insurance against accidents at work.