The National Insurance Institute is at your side during your life, from birth to advanced age, granting you a variety of social rights adapted to changing life situations.
The National Insurance Institute is responsible for the social security of Israeli residents.
Its primary mission is to ensure means of subsistence for those unable to earn their living.
The National Insurance Institute collects insurance contributions from all residents according to their social background and status, and pays benefits to those entitled. Hence, the income of economically established groups is transferred to weak and vulnerable groups and, thereby, the National Insurance Institute contributes to a more equitable distribution of national income and the reduction of dimensions of poverty. Further information...
A definitive benefit is either an injury allowance, work disability pension,
or a dependents benefit for a widow or orphans.
If you were granted one of above benefits, the income for
purposes of calculating your insurance contributions and the rate of the
benefit is that of the final tax assessment, without consideration of insurance
contributions or benefit differentials, even if an updated assessment is