It has been announced today that the Government will provide financial support to all entities of the private sector for the payment of wages, following the measures taken in respect of the Covid-19 pandemic. All application shall be submitted to the Mauritius Revenue Authority (MRA).
Under this scheme, all entities of the private sector will be entitled to receive, as regards its wage bill for the month of March 2020, an amount equivalent to 15 days’ basic wage for all employees drawing a monthly basic wage of up to Rs 50,000. This financial assistance is capped to a maximum amount of Rs 12,500 per employee.
Kindly find below a communiqué from the MRA and corresponding form for more information.