The amount of the child assistance payment varies from one family to another.
The calculation takes into account: the number of dependent children under the age of 18 who live with youthe number of children in shared custodythe family income (the combined total of both spouses’ income)the family situation (single-parent or two-parent)Maximum and minimum yearly amounts – 2018 Maximum assistance Amount 1st child $2430 2nd child $1214 3rd child $1214 4th and subsequent children $1821 Single-parent family an extra $852 Minimum assistance in all cases 1st child $682 2nd child $630 Single-parent family an extra $340 Yearly amount for the purchase of school supplies – 2018 Supplement for the purchase of school supplies $100 Yearly amounts for a handicapped child – 2018 Supplement for handicapped children $2304 Supplement for handicapped children with exceptional care needs $11 544 THIS IS SPREAD OUT OVER THE YEAR
Its calculated by revenue.
The federal and provincial government websites offer the service for free.
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See: Retraite Québec – Amount and payment of child assistance