Law Firm Update – 2018 French social security Act – Adoption of the Social Security Finance Act for 2018 : applicable measures to self-employed workers

The French National Parliament voted the Social Security Finance Act for 2018 on December 4th, 2017 which has confirmed the following measures applicable to self-employed workers. Reform of the RSI (article 15) As of January 1st, 2018, the RSI’s operating structures (independent contractors’ illness and maternity schemes) are reorganized : the various RSI’s funds are Read more about Law Firm Update – 2018 French social security Act – Adoption of the Social Security Finance Act for 2018 : applicable measures to self-employed workers[…]

Law Firms Update – November 2017 – French social security scheme and reporting reform

The reform of the “Régime Social des Indépendants” (social security scheme applicable to self-employed workers) by uniting with the general social security scheme presented in the Social security finance bill for 2018 (article 11) was voted by the French National Assembly on October 26, 2017. As of January 1st, 2018, the RSI’s operating structures will Read more about Law Firms Update – November 2017 – French social security scheme and reporting reform[…]

Law firms update – 2018 French social security bill : CSG increase, social security taxes decrease, a windfall for foreign source non-commercial profit beneficiaries

The French Government has announced early September 2017 the increase of “Contribution Sociale Généralisée” (CSG surtax) applicable to workers (employees, independent contractors) and retired persons. This increase has been confirmed with the presentation of the Social security finance bill for 2018 and will apply notably to self-employed individuals. This is a 1.7 points increase bringing Read more about Law firms update – 2018 French social security bill : CSG increase, social security taxes decrease, a windfall for foreign source non-commercial profit beneficiaries[…]