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Calculation formulas for maternity, paternity and parental allowances – due date before 4 September 2022

The information on this page applies to your family if:

  • the estimated due date of your baby was before 4 September 2022
  • you adopted a child and the child was placed in your care on or before 30 July 2022.

Maternity allowance, special maternity allowance and parental allowance can no longer be applied for. Paternity allowance can still be applied for.

Click here for further information on daily allowances for parents when the estimated due date of the baby was on or after 4 September 2022.

Maternity, special maternity, paternity and parental allowances are calculated based on your annual income and using the same calculation formula. They are paid for working days. Working days are Monday to Saturday, with the exception of official holidays.

You can estimate the amount of daily allowances for parents by using the calculator (in Finnish). Any additional amounts by which the allowance may be increased are built into the calculator.

Paternity and parental allowances based on annual income
Annual income (€)Calculation formula for the allowance (€ per working day)
up to 13,71231.99
13,713 - 41,6290.7 x annual income : 300
41,630 - 64,04897.13 + 0.40 x (annual income - 41,629) : 300
over 64,048127.03 + 0.25 x (annual income - 64,048) : 300

 

Last modified 3/11/2023

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