8.2 Million Guilders paid in Stimulus Support. Application for Business Payroll Support is extended to May 31st (Sint Maarten)

Application for Business Payroll Support has been extended to May 31st. The deadline for April payment for COVID-19 Unemployment and Income Support ended May 10th 2020. Payments for the stimulus relief began on May 19th. Thus far 352 companies have received support and an amount of 8.2 Million Guilders has been paid in Stimulus Support. This was announced in a press release posted on the website of the Government of ...
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Official Publication of the Payroll Support Plan (AB 2020 no. 29). Stimulus payments to begin (Sint Maarten)

On 14 May 2020 the ministerial regulation dated 13 May 2020 formalizing the Payroll Support Plan – in Dutch: ‘Tijdelijke regeling payroll ondersteuning’ – has been published in the Official Publication of Sint Maarten (AB 2020 no. 29). The ministerial regulation, which allows SZV to carry out the payroll program on behalf of Government, is the final mutually agreed format of the legal basis. The approval of the 2020 budget (AB ...
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COVID-19 unemployed support: May 10th deadline to qualify for April payment (Sint Maarten)

The Ministry of Finance reminds the public that there is “COVID-19 Unemployment Support” for those that have lost their job due to the current pandemic brought on by COVID-19. The Unemployment Support Program will pay ANG. 1,150 per month to qualifying individuals. May 10th is the deadline to qualify for April payment. This was announced in a press release dated 7 May 2020 posted on the website of the Government. The ...
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Income support for sole proprietors, vendor license holders, bus and independent taxi and tour drivers in full swing. Ministry of Finance reminds to apply and resubmit every month before the 22nd (Sint Maarten)

The Ministry of Finance reminds to apply for the Income Support for Sole Proprietors, Vendor License Holders, Bus and Independent Taxi and Tour Drivers under the Sint Maarten Stimulus & Relief Plan (SSRP). The Income Support Program will pay ANG. 1,150 per month to qualifying individuals for the months of April, May and June 2020. ​Income support applicants must resubmit every month before the 22nd. This was announced in a press ...
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Landsbegroting 2020 gepubliceerd in het Afkondigingsblad (Sint Maarten)

Op 5 mei 2020 is de Landsverordening van 01 mei 2020 tot vaststelling van de Begroting van het land Sint Maarten voor het dienstjaar 2020 (Landsverordening begroting 2020) uitgegeven en geplaatst in het Afkondingsblad van Sint Maarten, jaargang 2020, no. 25 (AB 2020 no. 25). Deze landsverordening treedt, gezien het spoedeisend belang hiervan als bedoeld in artikel 127, derde lid, van de Staatsregeling, in werking met ingang van de eerste ...
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Final extension application deadline for Business Payroll Support. Execution of the support plan in full progress (Sint Maarten)

The Minister of Finance has announced that the application deadline for Business Payroll Support under the Sint Maarten Stimulus & Relief Plan (SSRP) has been extended. The new application deadline is Wednesday May 6, 2020 midnight. This is a final extension for the first month (April 2020) of Business Payroll Support. For more information regarding the extension of the application deadline, click here for the press release of the Minister ...
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Deadline applying for Business Payroll Support under the Stimulus & Relief Plan (SSRP) has been moved from April 24th to May 1st. Payment for March declarations has also been extended to May 4th (Sint Maarten)

The Ministry of Finance of Sint Maarten reminds the public that when applying for Business Payroll Support under the Sint Maarten Stimulus & Relief Plan (SSRP), the deadline has been moved from April 24th to May 1st. Though it is a holiday, the ministry would like to assure everyone that online submissions will be accepted. Payment for March declarations has also been extended to May 4th. This was announced with ...
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Ontwerpbegroting 2020 aangeboden aan de Staten: overzicht van belastingaangelegenheden (Sint Maarten)

Bij schrijven van 17 april 2020 heeft de Gouverneur van Sint Maarten de ontwerplandsverordening tot vaststelling van de Begroting van het land Sint Maarten voor het dienstjaar 2020 (Landsverordening begroting 2020) (Zittingsjaar 2019-2020-136) aangeboden aan de Staten van Sint Maarten. In deze uitgave van het CFN rapporteren wij over de in het begrotingsvoorstel vervatte belastingaangelegenheden, mede aan de hand van hetgeen in de toelichting  bij het ontwerp door de regering ...
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Website Stimulus & Relief Plan launched (Sint Maarten)

Yesterday the website of the SSRP Sint Maarten Stimulus & Relief Plan (SSRP) was launched: www.ssrp.sx. The release of the SSRP and the launch of the website has been announced with a press release on the website of the Government. Economies across the world have been negatively impacted by the COVID-19 pandemic and St. Maarten is no exception. The necessary measures of closing the borders in order to control the ...
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Information and application process Payroll Support Plan for employers on website SZV (Sint Maarten)

The SZV Social & Health Insurances (Uitvoeringsorgaan Sociale en Ziektekosten Verzekeringen) has posted on its website information for employers with respect to the Government’s Payroll Support Plan. The SZV has been entrusted by the Government of Sint Maarten to execute the Covid-19 Stimulus Payroll Support Plan on behalf of the Government. To support businesses that are facing revenue losses due to the Covid-19 pandemic and to assist in the prevention ...
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SZV: declare and pay March 2020 ZV/OV premiums no later than May 4, 2020 (original due date was April 15, 2020) (Sint Maarten)

The SZV Social & Health Insurances (Uitvoeringsorgaan Sociale en Ziektekosten Verzekeringen) has recently posted on its website important information for employers with respect to the March 2020 ZV/OV declaration and payment: “MARCH 2020 ZV/OV DECLARATION AND PAYMENT Important information for employers Please take note of this important information regarding declaration and payment of your March 2020 ZV/OV premiums: - Declare and pay your ZV/OV premiums no later than May 4, 2020 ...
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SZV: as of April 6, 2020 employee mutations can be submitted via the Employer Portal (Sint Maarten)

The SZV Social & Health Insurances (Uitvoeringsorgaan Sociale en Ziektekosten Verzekeringen) has recently finalized the development of the employee mutation function to its Employer Portal. This new feature allows employers to submit their employee mutations digitally via the Employer Portal, as was announced on the website of the SZV. According to the announcement: - Employers with an active account can make use of this new feature as of April 6, 2020. - ...
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SZV announces adjusted procedures and contact options for SZV services, inter alia for employers premiums declarations, payments and objections (Sint Maarten)

The SZV Social & Health Insurances (Uitvoeringsorgaan Sociale en Ziektekosten Verzekeringen) has announced adjusted procedures and contact options for SZV services. The adjusted procedures also concern the declaration and payment by employers of social premiums. With respect to the payment of cessantia, health and social premiums, click here to go directly to the relevant information page on the website of the SZV. For requests and inquiries regarding company registration, click ...
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SZV offices temporarily closed up to April 3rd, online and phone services only (Sint Maarten)

The SZV Social & Health Insurances (Uitvoeringsorgaan Sociale en Ziektekosten Verzekeringen) has announced precautionary measures that have been put in place to contribute to the safety and wellbeing of its staff, customers, visitors and the community of Sint Maarten in light of the ongoing global Coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic. Click here for the news item on the website of the SZV. The SZV offices are temporarily closed up to April 3 ...
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Tijdelijke maatregelen SVB in verband met het coronavirus (Curaçao)

Ter beperking van mogelijke verspreiding van het coronavirus (Covid-19) is de Sociale Verzekeringsbank van Curaçao (SVB) genoodzaakt om maatregelen te nemen om fysiek contact tussen mensen zo veel mogelijk te beperken. In dit kader heeft de SVB besloten om met ingang van 16 maart 2020 de tijdelijke maatregelen te nemen. Dit is bekendgemaakt op de website van de SVB (klik hier om naar het pdf-document op de website van de ...
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