Tax and Social Security Management

All income derived from work performed in Taiwan is subject to tax payment, regardless of payment location based on the reported monthly payroll. We shall deduct the respective tax amount each month accordingly and subsequently paid monthly to the Taiwan Tax Office.

Taiwan wages for expatriates attract an employer social security premium of 12.40% of the salary. Employee premium contribution is at 3.61% of the salary.

For locals, Taiwan wages attract an employer social security premium of 18.40% of the salary. Employee premium contribution is at 3.61% of the salary. Labour insurance has a monthly salary cap of approximately USD1,500.