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Canada Child Benefit

Canada Child Benefit

The Canada Child Benefit (CCB) is simpler, tax-free and more generous than previous child benefit programs.

The CCB was introduced on January 1, 2016, and increased on January 1, 2018 - two years ahead of schedule.

The CCB provides families a maximum annual benefit of $6,496 per child under age 6 and $5,481 per child age 6 through 17.

QUICK FACTS

  • Cloverdale-Langley City is home to the country’s second youngest population.

  • In Cloverdale-Langley City, the CCB has supported 23,960 children with 13,560 average monthly payments of $560.

  • Total monthly payments in Cloverdale-Langley City equals $7,570,000.

  • The CCB has helped lift 300,000 children out of poverty in Canada.

Resources

Canada Child Benefit 

Canada Child Benefit Overview

Canada Child Benefit Calculator

Spring 2017 Town Halls

Spring 2017 Town Halls

On April 19 & 20, I had the pleasure of hosting two townhalls in our riding of Cloverdale-Langley City to get input directly from constituents here at home, and hear about how our community feels about a broad range of Government initiatives.

Debate on Budget 2016 (Bill C-15)

Debate on Budget 2016 (Bill C-15)

The much-anticipated, much-needed Budget 2016 is an essential step to grow the middle class and revitalize the Canadian economy.