Taiwan’s Bureau of Health Insurance has published an updated contribution tables and new Health Insurance rate which has been put in effect from 1 January 2016:
- Insurance premium rate had decreased from 4.91% to 4.69%. Please refer to new amount in the health insurance table for your calculation
- The number of average dependent had decreased from 1.62 to 1.61. Please refer to new amount in the health insurance table for your calculation
- The capping of health insurance-supplementary applicable to deduction had increased from NT 5000 to NT 20000 for one-time-paid rental income, interest revenue, Income fro professional practice, and income of dividends.
- Health insurance-supplementary premium rate had decreased from 2% to 1.91%
The announcement was made only Chinese and no official English version is available.
For more information, please visit below the National Health Bureau.