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Portugal

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Overview

Currency

€ Euro

WORKING HOURS

40 hours / week.

PUBLIC/BANK HOLIDAYS

13 days per year

CAPITAL

Lisbon

LANGUAGE

Portuguese

REMOTE WORKERS

293,400

MINIMUM MONTHLY SALARY

€635

TAX YEAR

1st Jan - 31st Dec

DATE FORMAT

DD / MM / YYYY

MISCLASSIFICATION PENALTIES

Fines between €2,040 and €9,690 plus retroactive social security contribution and risk of director's personal liability for each employee misclassification. 

FUN FACT

Portugal has a set list of approved names that parents can give their children.