Statutory indexation 2020

With the effect of 1 January 2020 the maintenance contributions will be increased by operation of law. The amounts of maintenance of existing, determined or varied maintenance contributions shall be increased with the percentage of 2,5 %. This statutory indexation does not apply when you have agreed with the other party not to increase the maintenance contribution annually, or have agreed to another index figure. This shall be recorded in a judicial decision or your divorce and/or maintenance agreement.


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Published: 30 October 2019 in Family law , International family law
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Statutory indexation 2020