New Grocery Rebate Eligibility and Payment Changes? Grocery Rebate Changes 2024

The Government of Canada has increased the grocery rebate to help families cope with rising grocery prices due to inflation. This support aims to assist around 21 million families.

The grocery rebate will be issued as a one-time payment. The exact amount will vary based on each household's tax credits and financial status.

– No additional application needed if already receiving CRA benefits. – Must have a national insurance number from CRA registration. – Households eligible for GST/HST benefits will be prioritized.

The rebate amounts range from $225 to $628. Larger families may receive additional support. Payments will be deposited directly into the beneficiaries’ accounts.

Parents with shared custody will receive payments proportionate to the time spent with their children. Single parents with adopted children must register to receive the rebate.

Payments are expected to start from July 5, 2024, with the entire amount being deposited by the end of July 2024. Register early to ensure timely payment.

– Pending tax returns or unpaid taxes disqualify applicants. – Government employees and families with government officials are not eligible.

For any changes or updates regarding the Grocery Rebate Changes 2024, keep an eye on our website. We will provide the latest information as it becomes available.