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Op 1 januari 2016 stijgen de maaltijdcheques in waarde

Op 1 januari 2016 stijgen de maaltijdcheques in waarde

Op 1 januari 2016 stijgen de maaltijdcheques in waarde

05.02.2016 BE law

Vanaf 1 januari 2016 stijgt de maximale werkgeversbijdrage per maaltijdcheque van 5,91 euro naar 6,91 euro zonder dat de werknemersbijdrage wordt opgetrokken.

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Op fiscaal vlak betekent dit dat de werkgever twee euro mag aftrekken per maaltijdcheque in plaats van één euro. Indien de werkgeverstussenkomst meer dan 6,91 euro zou bedragen, worden de maaltijdcheques als loon beschouwd. De verhoging van de waarde van de maaltijdcheques moet gebeuren met eerbiediging van de bepalingen i.v.m. de loonmatiging, te weten een vermeerdering van 0,5% van de bruto loonmassa, met daarbij een mogelijke vermeerdering van 0,3% van de netto loonmassa.

(Artikel 3 van de Wet van 6 december 2015 tot wijziging van het Wetboek van de inkomstenbelastingen 1992 op het stuk van de maaltijdcheques en de niet-recurrente resultaatsgebonden voordelen, B.S. 17 december 2015)

 

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