Taxes & Legislation for Aruba

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Pension from employer

Pension is not just the income that you receive when you stop working. It can also be your income in the event of disability. And for your partner if…

  • Pension Aruba
AOV - General Old Age Insurance

The AOV stands for General Old Age Insurance. This is a national insurance policy that guarantees the provision of a basic pension to those who have…

  • AOV/AWW Aruba
AWW - General Widow and Orphan Insurance

The abbreviation stands for General Widow and Orphan Insurance. This is a general insurance policy that guarantees financial support to a spouse…

  • AOV/AWW Aruba
AZV - General Health Insurance

The General Health Insurance (AZV) is a basic insurance (health insurance) that applies to every inhabitant of Aruba. The role of the AZV…

  • AZV Aruba
Employement Services

A temporary worker is an employee who is employed by an external agency, also called an employment agency or secondment agency, and is hired by the…

  • Labor Law Aruba
Employer and employee relationship

Labor law is a specific part of law and forms an integral part of social law. Employment law is about the relationship between an employer and an…

  • Labor Law Aruba
General regulations regarding work

Laws are needed to protect the rights of the employee against the dominant position of the employer. For example, labor law requires employers to pay…

  • Labor Law Aruba
Cessantia

The Cessantia is an insurance for employees against the costs of unemployment through no fault of their own. The insurance entitles you to a one-off…

  • Cessantia Aruba
Minimum wage

If you work and you are younger than the AOV age, you are entitled to the statutory minimum wage, your employer may not pay you less, but more. The…

  • Minimum wage Aruba
OV - Accident insurance

This insurance is to insure employees by their employers for the costs of medical care and loss of income as a result of an accident. The benefit is…

  • SVB (ZV/OV) Aruba
Small Income Allowance

Small income allowance is a contribution to the cost of living. In principle, this is granted on request to the employee who is registered as a…

  • Small Income Allowance Aruba
Stevedore

A stevedore, longshoreman, docker or dockworker is a waterfront manual laborer who is involved in loading and unloading ships, trucks, trains or…

  • Labor Law Aruba
Vacation

The vacation regulation applies to all employees who work on an employment contract. An employment contract can be entered into verbal and in…

  • Labor Law Aruba
Safety

An employer is obliged to ensure adequate safety and working conditions at work. This means that the materials, tools and machines that the employees…

  • Labor Law Aruba
ZV - Compensation in the event of illness

An employee who becomes unable to work as a result of illness is, in principle, entitled to cash benefits, called sickness benefit. This is formally…

  • SVB (ZV/OV) Aruba
IB / LB - Income- & Wagetax

Wage tax is a tax deducted by the employer from the employee's wage. The employer pays this tax to the Tax Authorities on behalf of the…

  • Income- & wagetax Aruba
National holidays Aruba

The Labor & Research Department sets the official holidays for…

  • National holidays Aruba
Minimum wage 2020

The minimum wage of a worker who has reached the age of 18 years will be adjusted as per January 1, 2020, to Afl. 1.835,15 per month and Afl.…

  • Minimum wage Aruba
2020 General Pension

Increase in general pension ORANJESTAD - The Social Security Bank (SVB) announces that by the decision of the Council of Ministers, the pensions…

  • Pension Aruba
2020 TARIFF REDUCTION FOR SHORT-TERM PENSION

Director-major shareholders now have the option to build up their own pension. In short, this means that they can build up a pension with their own…

  • Pension Aruba
2020 TARIFF REDUCTION FOR DISMISSAL PAYMENTS

The tariff reduction for termination benefits, as published in the National Gazette of 29 March 2019, has not been changed. This policy will apply…

  • Income- & wagetax Aruba
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