It is forbidden to use VAV’s rental apartment for Airbnb accommodation. If the apartment is used or have been used for commercial accommodation, it will lead to the termination of the apartment by the landlord. It is only possible for a VAV tenant to temporarily relinquish the apartment to another person if he or she […]
Tax returns count as income with Kela’s social assistance
12.11.2018 - News
If you are entitled to social assistance provided by Kela, it’s good to know that tax returns count as income. This year, tax returns are paid on December 11th, so they may affect December’s social assistance.
For a single individual, the portion of his or her tax return that exceeds 50 euros will affect social assistance. For families, the portion that exceeds 100 euros likewise affects it. For example, if a person living alone receives 150 euros as tax return, the portion which will affect December’s social assistance is 100 euros. You can find more information on social assistance and how it’s calculated on the Kela website.