Social Security Contributions

Social Security

Social security contribution is levied on gross salary, benefit in kind valued at tax rate.

  • It includes an employer and employer contribution.
  • All salary elements not qualified as expenses reimbursement constitute determination basis.
  • They are commonly called “professional expenses”

Table below summarizes rates and contributors:

Contributions to:

Rate - Contributor

Comments

Employer

Employee

Family Allowance

7,50%

Benefit in Kind Included, Basis capped at 500,000 XAF per month

Work Related Accident

4,00%

Pension

5%

3,50%

Total

16,50%

3,50%

Last Update: July 31st 2021

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