24.072017

DIS-COLL for consultants and adjustment of the contribution rate

INPS issued official memorandum No. 115 dated 19 July 2017, providing application instructions regarding the provision established in article 7 of the Law 81/2017 which – by integrating and modifying the provisions of art. 15 of Legislative Decree 22/2015 – expanded the protection of the unemployment benefit “DIS-COLL” in the case of unemployment occurred from…

02.052011

INPS (Italian National Institute of Social Insurance): unemployment benefits incompatible with full time work

INPS, with its circular letter no. 67/2011, clarified that unemployment benefits are only incompatible with fulltime, open ended work. INPS, with its circular letter no. 67/2011, clarified that unemployment benefits are only incompatible with fulltime, open ended work. Resuming employment as a part-time or with short-term contract, allows remaining on the unemployment rolls and receiving…

02.052011

Work: draft is ready for the agreement between State and Region on refinancing welfare provisions.

The President’s Office of the Council of Ministers distributed the agreement scheme yesterday for a 24 month extension on various forms of income assistance, including exemption for welfare provisions. The President’s Office of the Council of Ministers distributed the agreement scheme yesterday for a 24 month extension on various forms of income assistance, including exemption…

15.122010

Extension of Derogation for Cassa Integrazioni Guadagni (redundancy benefits) for 2011

The derogation of the redundancy benefits, since its introduction with the “anti-crisis” decree (Italian Legislative Decree no. 185/08, converted into Italian Law no. 2/09) has been the only instrument enterprises can use which are normally excluded from applying the redundancy benefits due to the type of employment contract, company sector or company size. The derogation…

08.102010

INPS: the IVS (disability, old age and survivors pension) contribution of the voucher for casual work goes to CIG (redundancy scheme)

INPS with its circular letter no. 130/10, provided clarifications related to the compatibility and possibility of accumulation of redundancy payments and other financial aid with casual work for the years 2009 and 2010. INPS with its circular letter no. 130/10, provided clarifications related to the compatibility and possibility of accumulation of redundancy payments and other…

30.082010

“On the job” training for companies in distress

More than a year since the issue of the stimulus package under Law Decree 78/2009 (Law 102/2009), the rules have been defined for fully implementing the job saving legislation. More than a year since the issue of the stimulus package under Law Decree 78/2009 (Law 102/2009), the rules have been defined for fully implementing the…

30.082010

INPS: wage guarantee as a supplement to earnings

INPS issued its memorandum no. 107 on 5 August 2010, specifying that individuals receiving wage guarantee benefits do not necessarily lose these benefits upon finding work as an independent contractor or employee. INPS issued its memorandum no. 107 on 5 August 2010, specifying that individuals receiving wage guarantee benefits do not necessarily lose these benefits…

02.082010

INPS: opening extensions of wage guarantees in exception

With message no. 20024/2010, INPS affirmed that in the case where the company has used wage guarantees in exception for longer than twelve months with an interruption between the periods of use prior to 1 January 2009 With message no. 20024/2010, INPS affirmed that in the case where the company has used wage guarantees in…