The federal law on tax reform and AHV financing comes into force on 01.01.2020. The salary contribution rises accordingly from 8.4 to 8.7 percent. As a result, the AHV/IV/EO contribution rate increases from 10.25 to 10.55 percent. As the contributions are divided in half, the employer must increase the employee’s AHV salary deduction by 0.15%.

The new contribution rates at a glance

Employer Employee Total
AHV neu
current
4.35%
4.2%
4.35%
4.2%
8.7%
8.4%
IV 0.7% 0.7% 1.4%
EO 0.225% 0.225% 0.45%
Total AHV/IV/EO new
current
5.275%
5.125%
5.275%
5.125%
10.55%
10.25%

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