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Job searches and employment agencies in Israel

So, you got terminated from your last job recently or you decided to find a job. What do you do first ? Well, you should always keep your CV updated, for starters. Secondly, you can scan the want ads in … Continue reading

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All about clothing stipends

             The clothing stipend, or dmei bigud in Hebrew is not a labor law, and thus not all employers are liable to pay it. There are several ways in which an employer can pay the clothing … Continue reading

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Are you familiar with section 12 A of the labor law ?

  There is a trend among employers, especially in Public sector jobs where there is a mandatory tender for every position. This lengthy beaurocratic process can take months. Especially if the employer hasn’t put the proposed position into the annual … Continue reading

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A new site launched ! everything you wanted to know about negative tax stipends

 If you are a salaried employee and make less than 6,200 shekels (gross) you are probably eligible for the negative tax stipend. Up until this year, the stipend was gradually worked in, first available only to certain area residents, but … Continue reading

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Changes in pension plan rates in public sector

The new referendum issued by the finance Ministry applies to all public sector employees and is in effect from Jan 1, 2011 According to this referendum, both employee and employer contributions towards benefits in Kupot Gemel for pension will be … Continue reading

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Employer’s Social Security contributions to change as of April 1st 2011

Social Security recently published directives to employers regarding a change in the % of employer’s contributions towards their employee’s benefits via payroll. The changes are basically a reduction from the lower bracket (up to 4,984 shekels) and a raise in … Continue reading

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Employee’s rights: Israel vs. USA

living in Israel, the only true "democrapic" country in the world, many people feel that there is so much that could be made better. If only the authorities and government offices would actually be service-oriented. If only the government would be attentive to … Continue reading

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Are you employed in two places of employment simultaneously ?

Are you presently employed by two employers as a salaried employee ? NOTE: if you are employed by more than two employers, you will need to go to your local Bituach Leumi with a copy of each of your payslips … Continue reading

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Be careful how you fill out your 101 form

OK, I will consent that this is a rare case indeed, and not every employee who mistakenly checks the wrong box on the 101 tax form will be arrested. However, it is important to understand what this form is all about … Continue reading

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Increase in maximum mandatory transport payment via payslip

Due to the recent increase in public transportationl expenses, the munion of industrualists released a memo on Jan 31, 2011 which states that according to the recent collective agreement, the maximum mandatory daily reimbursement for tavel expenses has been updated … Continue reading

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