29.032021

Support Decree: the news on wage subsidies

On the 23rd March the so called “Support Decree” entered in force and introduced additional measures to support businesses following the protracted epidemiological emergency COVID-19. In particular, the wage subsidies have been extended for additional 13 weeks for the so called CIGO (applied, for example, to companies of industrial sector) covering the reduction or suspension…

20.102020

CIGO, FIS and CIGD: INPS operating procedure

Art. 1 of Decree Law no. 14 August 2020 no. 104 ( “August Decree”), converted, with amendments, by Law 13 October 2020 no. 126, has reviewed the period of ordinary and extraordinary wage subsidies and ordinary allowance that can be requested in the second half of 2020 to deal with the current health emergency. The…

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…