How can I become a member of SS Plan? All employees working in Palau including those who are working for a corporation and/or government agencies domiciled in Palau are required to contribute to SS Plan under the lasw "41 PNC". Self-employed or unemployed does have option to contribute to the Plan either by law and/or voluntary contribution.
ANNUAL SURVEY FORM
Attention SS Beneficiaries, it is that time of the year again where you are required to turn in your Annual Survey Form. The 2017 Annual Survey is due at Social Security Administration on or before January 15, 2017. 2017 Annual Survey Forms have been mailed out to all beneficiaries at their last known addresses. If you have not received your form, you can download the form here, complete the form, notarize your signature IF outside of Palau and return it to Social Security Administration, P. O. Box 679, Koror, Palau 96940.
$50 Supplemental Benefit
Social Security Administration wishes to inform all Social Security Beneficiaries that beginning June 01, 2016 and every 1st of the month thereafter, the $50 Supplemental Benefit will go directly into your bank account instead of your mail box if you already have direct deposit of you benefit or ACH. Click here for more details.
RENEWAL OF BUSINESS EIN
The Social Security Administration would like to inform all business owners of its new policy that was duly adopted by the SSA Board of Trustees on June 25, 2015, which mandated all business owners to annually renew their business EIN. This policy takes effect on December 31, 2015, therefore all existing and any new business EIN's will need to be renewed prior to December 31, 2015 and annually thereafter. Click here for details.
INCREASE OF MAXIMUM TAXABLE WAGE
The republic of Palau Social Security Administration is hereby informing all employers that effective on October 1, 2015, the maximum taxable wage will increase from $5,000 per quarter to $6,000 per quarter as required by RPPL 9-12. This change will affect 4th Quarter 2015 report. Therefore, please adjust your tax due and pay the appropriate amount on January 2016.
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The HCF Releases its First Interim Report
Posted October 20, 2011
SSA begins remitting unused MSA balances to permanently exiting foreigners
Posted August 17, 2011
What types of benefits will I receive in the future? You will receive SS benefits when you reach retirement age; a surviving spouse benefit if your spouse died; a dependent child benefit if any of your children is under 18 years of age and in school and you may claim an early benefit if you become severely ill and no longer able to work under "Disability Insurance Benefit".
The National HealthCare Fund or HCF celebrated its 5th year anniversary this April 2016. HCF aims to provide an excellence in the delivery of universal health insurance to the people of Palau.