children's allowance, statutory health insurance contributions, national minimum wage: With a number of new schemes will be relieved of many of the citizens financially. And for your tax return, you have more free time now. What will change in 2019?
citizens is to stay in this year from your gross salary. The Grand coalition has turned to some of the key adjusting screws - the package has a circumference of nearly ten billion euros. The reason of increasing amount of the taxpayer from 9000 to 9168 Euro.
in Addition, the "cold Progression is to be reduced", the income growth has all but negated. This alone should ease the burden on the consumer to 2.2 billion euros.fostering families
families are to benefit from this year. Starting in July the children increases money to ten euros, in addition to the tax for children will be increased amount of 7428 to 7620 euros.
day-care centres, better promotion, and that parents of young children. The countries will receive up to 2022 by the Federal government in the framework of the "Good-Kita-law" to 5.5 billion euros. In 2019 it is expected to be 500 million euros. With the money, for example, longer opening Hours or additional educators may be financed for kindergartens and nurseries. The law happened only in mid-December, the Bundestag and the Council.a Variety of Changes in social contributions
Many people in Germany can look forward to Changes in the social security contributions. The approximately 56 million members of the statutory health insurance companies will be relieved, because the employer must pay half of the total contribution of 14.6 percent. 1. January 2019 with financing also from the members so far alone, the number of additional contributions to the same Share. Workers and pensioners, saving around € 6.9 billion per year. How high is the additional contribution is, decide the health insurance companies.
The year of care contribution was increased by 0.5 points, and at the same time, the unemployment contribution of 0.5 points reduced. The unemployment contribution is reduced from 3 to 2.5 percent of gross income. The rate of contribution for the care insurance will increase to 1. January of 2019, by 0.5 points, to 3.05 percent of gross income. However, childless contribution payers will have to pay in the future, to 3.3 percent.