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The following links provide you with basic
information concerning social security contributions
and income taxes. Social security is compulsory in
Austria and mainly financed by contributions and
any person with principle residence in Austria
is liable to pay taxes on all income derived from
both foreign and domestic sources.


1. Social Security

Health Insurance

Accident Insurance

Pension Insurance

Unemployment Insurance

Social Security and Stipends


2. Taxation 

Basic Information

Guide for taxation of income of reseachers in Austria

For further questions please contact our HELPDESK.


The European Commission has adopted a 'European Charter for Researchers' and a 'Code of Conduct for the Recruitment of Researchers'. This is a set of general principles and requirements which specifies the roles, responsibilities and entitlements of researchers as well as of employers and/or funders of
researchers. Further information can be found on EURAXESS Rights.       

Last Update: 2014-02-28

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