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Every construction industry employee seconded to work in France should have the BTP Card. This document constitutes a proof of professional identity. It is also intended to counteract illegal employment in the construction industry. On 1 April 2024, a major change to the provisions concerning BTP Cards came into force. Below we will briefly explain its most important assumptions.

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The services offered by Crede Experto Tax Consulting Office include professional assistance with tax settlements in France. Indeed, our team is composed of specialist who will provide comprehensive support related to the settlement of French income tax. By contacting us, it’s possible to count not only on an expert advice, but also on dealing with the necessary formailites on behalf of the client.

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As of 1 July 2023, the provisions changing the salary slip template became applicaple in France. A new item has been introduced to the pay slip: “net social amount”. Seemingly, the change in question isn’t drastic. However, this modification is of a great importance in reality. Why? We will explain it later in this article.

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On 1 July 2023, an increase in unemployment benefits in France occurred. The change in question is caused by very high inflation.

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On 1 January 2023, a significant change to the rules on French withholding tax occurred. According to the new provisions, in certain strictly defined cases, the withholding tax mechanism is replaced by the mechanism of deducting the advance directly from the taxpayer’s bank account. In this article, we will take a closer look at the new legal regulation.

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In the first few months of the year, it’s traditionally necessary to settle the income received in the previous year. This also concerns persons who have worked in France without being residents of this country. However, they can count on competent assistance in case of problems. Crede Experto Tax Consulting Office offers professional support related to the settlement of taxes in France. Indeed, our specialists will help to settle French income tax, not only by providing reliable advice, but also by dealing with the necessary formalities on behalf of clients.

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In France, every employer is obliged to issue a pay slip (Bulletin de salaire/Fiche de paie/Bulletin de paie/Bulletin de paie clarifié) to a worker. Legal provisions strictly define what such a document should contain and what information can’t be included on it. In practice, these wage slips are created according to a scheme and thanks to that, there are very similar to each other. This allowed to prepare a short guide designed to “decipher” salary slip.

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In France, as in Poland, a person who has problems finding a job can apply for unemployment benefit at the Labour Office. However, obtaining the right to the allowance in question is subject to many conditions. In this article, we will indicate these conditions, describe the method of determining the amount of the benefit and the period for which the benefit is granted.

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Collective agreements are very widespread in France. They modify the rules of general labour legislation. For this reason, a Polish employer who wants to post workers to France should determine whether such an agreement applies in a given case and what its content is.

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A Polish tax resident who obtained income in France under an employment contract must take into account the need to settle tax on that remuneration in France. This should be done using French tax rules specyfing, among others, tax rates, appropriate tax returns etc. Polish regulations don’t apply here.

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An employer posting workers to France is obliged to notify them to SIPSI. Unfortunately, the implementation of the obligation in question poses many difficulties for employers. Below, we will try to explain what SIPSI is and how to comply with the necessity for a notification.

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France constitutes one of the main destinations where Polish citizens go to work – both to work in a French company and as a part of a secondment. Unfortunately, they are very often unaware that receiving income in France is connected with the obligation to settle and pay tax in that country. This requires knowledge of the basic principles concerning the French tax system. Below, we will try to explain you this topic.

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2024July

BETRIEBSNUMMER

Employers paying social security contributions on workers’ wages in Germany are required to have a Betriebsnummer. The obligation in question is incumbent on both German and foreign employers. Therefore, Polish employers wishing to engage workers for whom social security contributions will be paid in Germany are also obliged to have a Betriebsnummer.

2024June

KINDERBIJSLAG

Persons who perform work in the Netherlands can benefit from various allowances granted by the government of this country. The Kinderbijslag child benefit constitutes one of such co-financing. In this article, we explain what Kinderbijslag is, as well as we present other important issues related to this topic.

2024June

SHORT-TERM AND LONG-TERM POSTING

Taking into account the length of posting, the legislation allows to distinguish two types of secondment: short-term posting and long-term one. The provisions attach different legal consequences to each of the indicated types of secondment. For this reason, it’s extremely important to understand the difference between short-term posting and long-term one.

2024May

BUAK

Germany isn’t the only country with a holiday pay fund. A similar institution operates in Austria. Its purpose is to protect the interests and holiday rights of workers in the construction sector. Due to the fact that both employees directly hired in Austria and those posted to this country are subject to the building fund, we will tell you how the Austrian holiday pay fund functions and what claims workers are entitled to.

2024May

ZORGTOESLAG

Persons living and working in the Netherlands are obliged to have health insurance in this country and to pay the appropriate contributions. If income obtained is low, it’s possible to apply for a special allowance to reduce the costs of paying for such insurance. This is the Zorgtoeslag health care allowance which constitutes the subject of our article.

2024April

DECLARATION OF POSTING TO AUSTRIA

A foreign employer sending employees to work in Austria is obliged to notify this fact to the appropriate Austrian authorities. Failure to comply with this obligation constitutes a violation of the law and may result in very serious consequences.

2024April

AMENDMENT OF THE PROVISIONS CONCERNING BTP CARDS

Every construction industry employee seconded to work in France should have the BTP Card. This document constitutes a proof of professional identity. It is also intended to counteract illegal employment in the construction industry. On 1 April 2024, a major change to the provisions concerning BTP Cards came into force. Below we will briefly explain its most important assumptions.

2024March

PIT/ZG ANNEX

A Polish tax resident is obliged to settle in Poland on all his/her income/revenue, regardles of the location of the sources of revenue. This means that the tax payer should also include income/revenue obtained abroad in the annual return. The PIT/ZG annex “Information on the amount of income/revenue from abroad and tax paid for the tax year” will be helpful in fulfilling this obligation.

2024March

TAXATION OF DIVIDENDS PAID TO A NON-RESIDENT INDIVIDUAL

Revenue from dividends paid to partners/stockholders who are individuals is subject to personal income tax. The rules for the taxation of dividends paid to Polish tax residents dont’rise doubt. On the other hand, many questions arise in the event that the dividend is to be paid to a person without tax residence in Poland.

2024February

DECLARATION ON ENTRUSTING WORK

The legislator has provided for a special procedure for the regularisation of work in the territory of the Republic of Poland, applying for citizens of the Republic of Armenia, the Republic of Belarus, the Republic of Georgia, the Republic of Moldova and Ukraine. An employer who wants to engage a citizen of one of the above-mentioned countries may submit a declaration on entrusting work to the Labour Office. This procedure allows a quick legalisation of foreigner’s work in Poland.

2024February

PAY TRANSPARENCY DIRECTIVE

Equal pay for women and men, as well as pay transparency, constitute topics that have been appearing in social dialogue for a long time. Due to their importance, they are also of interest to the legislator, including the EU legislator. This interest resulted in the issuance of an extremely important legal act – the Pay Transparency Directive.

2024January

HOW TO LEGALISE THE WORK OF A THIRD-COUNTRY NATIONAL IN POLAND?

Hiring Indian nationals is becoming increasingly popular with employers. The rules on legalisation of work of third-country nationals, i.e. nationals of States outside the European Union, the European Economic Area and Switzerland, apply to the regularisation of their work in Poland.

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2024
July

BETRIEBSNUMMER

Employers paying social security contributions on workers’ wages in Germany are required to have a Betriebsnummer. The obligation in question is incumbent on both German and foreign employers. Therefore, Polish employers wishing to engage workers for whom social security contributions will be paid in Germany are also obliged to have a Betriebsnummer.

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