Revolution in Pensions 2020? PIS Announces Changes in ZUS Benefits? What will the indexation of Pensions 2020 look like next year? What will the 2020 pension be next year? Is there a revolution ahead of us and what will that mean for the state budget? Check the latest information on pensions 2020 22.09.2019
Pension Revolution 2020: Different indexing of low benefits. Also check if and when you receive your pension 14.
Low pensions are no longer indexed on the basis of inflation and wage increases – the PiS project assumes this. This should benefit the beneficiaries. Higher pensions will be upgraded under existing rules, but it will also benefit those who receive the benefit.
Retirement 2020. Upgrading, raising pensions under the new rules. What will change?
As every year, on March 1
Indexation of pensions 2020: minimum amount
The legislative and judicial program assumes that lower benefits do not depend on a valorisation of values, but on amounts that make them larger. A minimum increase of 70 PLN gross is introduced.
Under the current system of inflation and wage growth for the Ministry of Family, Labor and Social Policy, the 2020 index would be 3.24 percent. As a result, a pensioner who collects PLN 1,500 gross would receive an increase of PLN 48 and someone who collects PLN 1,700 – PLN 55 more gross. After the changes both will receive 70 PLN more gross as this is the lowest increase.
Retirement 2020. How high will the valorisation be next year? Increase in pensions
persons with higher pensions, d. H. From about 2,200 PLN gross, get increases according to the old rules, d. H. Including inflation and a 20% increase in wages, as their current system increases will be higher than PLN 70 gross, so they would lose that amount.
Currently, pensions are rising by the same percentage for all. As a result, the poor receive a gross increase, for example, 40 PLN, and the rich 160 PLN. The PiS plan aims to ensure that the rich comply with their valorisation rules, and the poor receive a minimum guarantee of PLN 70 gross.
Pensions to be amended  by ZUS
Minimum pension of 100 PLN
In addition, the PiS announced in the program that the lowest pension will increase by 100 PLN gross next year. As of March 2020, the lowest performance is PLN 1,200 gross (currently PLN 1,100 net, PLN 888,25).
PiS has also included a gradual increase in care allowance in its plan, but did not provide any information. At present, it amounts to PLN 222 PLN and has been available for 75 years.
Retirement 2020: Who and when
should retire? At the same time, the PiS has announced another resignation of 14 employees for 2021. However, not everyone is entitled to it – only persons with an income of up to 2,900 PLN gross.
- The conditions for obtaining a regular minimum pension are seniority (20 years for women, 25 years for men) and ages (60 and 65 years).
- Condition for the receipt of the thirteenth minimum pension is any pension entitlement, including 4plus mother.
- An additional condition for obtaining the fourteenth minimum pension is an income of up to PLN 2,900 gross.