Sunday, March 3, 2024

If you don’t want to lose your pension, don’t forget to do it

If you receive the maximum pension, this year you must pay a total of 8,745 euros of personal income tax, 1,360 euros more in 2022, according to data from the College of Economists. This is one of the obligations of retirees and pensioners Those who receive this amount of money should know, but there are many more:

  • Receive the pension amount every month in the selected payment method. The person may receive fourteen annual payments corresponding to each month of the year and two extraordinary payments in June and November.
  • Receiving health care which includes the pensioner and his beneficiaries, as well as free pharmaceutical care. Regarding outpatient pharmaceutical care, the pensioner contributes a percentage of the retail price, always with limits.
  • When traveling, pensioners have the right to receive health care by presenting the DNI and health care in the national territory and with the European health card in the European Economic Area and Switzerland
  • Receive family benefits, provided the requirements are met. This includes benefits for dependent children under the age of 18 who are affected by a disability equal to or greater than 65% (regardless of income level) or for obtaining minors permanently or in a state before adoption. In the latter case, it will depend on the income level of the pensioner.
  • Enjoy complimentary Social Security services. Some of these are centers aimed at caring for pensioners, vacation programs aimed at this group, or home assistance services.
  • Request any information necessary about the pensioner’s status, as well as request some certificates about this same status, such as the document of personal income tax deductions or the amount of the pension

And the obligations?

The obligations that these people must fulfill are framed within the pensioner’s condition. Any change that affects your current situation when the pension is recognized must be notified within a maximum period of 30 days. to the National Social Security Institute (INSS). These are the cases:

For all situations:

  • Changes in marital status, birth or death
  • Address changes
  • Start of work activities
  • Recognition and/or collection of other pensions, whether national or foreign

In the case of receiving minimum supplements:

  • Increase in the level of income (self or spouse) that is not compatible with the collection of these supplements
  • Initiate spouse’s work activities
  • Recognition and/or collection of other pensions, national or foreign, of the spouse
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