Accounting & Legal obligations
Faced with the impact of COVID-19 on companies and the self-employed in Luxembourg, the Joint Social Security Centre (CCSS) and the Minister of Social Security have taken a series of measures to support companies and the self-employed by offering them greater flexibility in their management of the payment of social security contributions.
From 1 April 2020 and until further notice, the CCSS is putting in place the following temporary measures:
These measures allow employers who, following the COVID-19 crisis, are in a financially precarious situation to better manage the payment of their social contributions, and apply:
Furthermore, on gouvernement.lu you can consult the FAQ on the impacts of the coronavirus on businesses in Luxembourg.
In the context of the Covid-19 crisis, employers in key sectors of activity may increase the weekly duration of student/pupil contracts to 40 hours.
A new form is available to apply for leave for family reasons in connection with the coronavirus epidemic. The form must be completed and sent from 30 March onward to the employer and to the CNS even if a previous form has already been sent.
As a result of the Covid-19 crisis, special measures were taken with regard to hunting and game damage assessment.