Brazilian Payslip Explained

Payslips are given to employees to provide proof of income. The visual breakdown of taxes, deductions and contributions, offers employees a clear understanding of their net earnings. Payslips also ensure that employers are properly submitting payroll.

Payslips can be difficult to understand especially since they differ greatly country by country and company by company. With countless deductions, benefits, and various payslip formats, Brazil’s payslip system is one of the most complex.

Provided is a visual representation of a payslip and descriptions of what might be included.

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