Increase in Calculation Base of Socialist Cestaticket
Decree No. 2.967, dated July 2, 2017, was published in Official Gazette of the Bolivarian Republic of Venezuela No. 6.313 Extraordinary, dated July 2, 2017. Said Decree adjusts the calculation base for payment of the Socialist Cestaticket (food bonus), for the workers who provide services at the public and private sectors, to seventeen Tax Units (17 T.U.) per day, at the rate of thirty (30) days per month. A maximum of five hundred and ten Tax Units (510 T.U) per month may be received by the worker, without prejudice to the provisions of article 7 of the Decree with the Status, Value and Force of Law of Socialist Cestaticket.
The Decree will become effective on July 1, 2017.
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