You asked: How is foreign worker levy calculated?

How much do you pay a foreign worker levy?

For Manufacturing & Service Sectors

Sector Quota Monthly Levy in S$
Skilled
Services Employers in this sector are entitled to skilled levy rates for their foreign workers, up to 25% of the total workforce. 45% 300
400
600

How is levy waiver calculated?

How to calculate

  1. Count the number of days from 16 to 30 September where levy is payable, i.e. 15 days.
  2. Find out the amount of levy payable using daily rate, i.e. 15 days × $19.73 = $295.95.
  3. Amount waived = Monthly levy rate – Levy payable. $600 (monthly levy rate) – $295.95 (levy payable) = $304.05 (amount waived)

How is worker levy rate calculated?

To check:

  1. Log in to your Corppass account.
  2. Go to assigned eServices tab. You should see Check and pay levy, and Work Permit transactions for domestic helpers and confinement nannies listed as your assigned eServices.

What is Singapore Foreign Worker levy?

The foreign worker levy, commonly known as “levy”, is a pricing mechanism to regulate the number of foreigners in Singapore. The levy liability will start from the day the Temporary Work Permit or Work Permit is issued, whichever is earlier. It ends when the permit is cancelled or expires.

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Who should pay foreign workers levy?

You are limited by a quota for your industry and must pay the monthly foreign worker levy for each Work Permit holder you employ. Find out your sector’s quota and levy requirements.

How much is the maid levy in Singapore?

As of 1 April 2019, the current maid levy in Singapore is $300 per month. For subsequent MDWs, it’s $450. If you qualify for a concessionary levy, this will be reduced to $60. The concessionary rate applies to families who have family members as stated below.

How do I claim my s pass levy?

How to apply. You need to apply online at CPF website. After logging in, choose Application for Waiver of Foreign Worker Levy (Business). You can check your application status online after 12 working days.

Can foreign worker leave Singapore?

Applying for levy waiver

You can apply for a levy waiver when the worker returns to Singapore. To qualify for levy waiver, the overseas leave must be at least 7 consecutive days and the waiver period is capped at a maximum of 60 calendar days per calendar year.