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12/19/2019New values for 2020
The final new values for 2020 have been officially issued and can be found here.
12/19/2019Conclusion of Collective Agreement for salaried employees and apprentices in commerce (Handel)
After four rounds of negotiations, employers and unions were able to finalize the changes regarding the collective agreement for 2020. Further details can be found here.
12/19/2019Clarification by the Federal Ministry of Finance (BMF) regarding the obligation to deduct income tax for foreign companies
A change in the Income Tax Act might have an impact on the wage tax for employees employed by foreign companies. Further information can be found here.
09/25/2019Mutual agreements and general settlement clauses
For mutual agreements, it is common to explicitly agree on outstanding payments to the employee and at the end agree on a general settlement clause (“Generalbereiningungsklausel”). Please find here some more information on a recent ruling.
09/25/2019Parental leave times – new regulation on consideration
A new regulation foresees the consideration of parental leave times for all entitlements, which are defined by the length of employment. Some more details can be found here.
09/25/2019Father’s month (“Papamonat”)
In Austria, the legal entitlement on „Papamonat“ (father’s month) has been decided. Further information can be found here.