Additional Contribution for Subsidized Educational Childcare
Effective April 22, 2015, subsidized childcare fees include:
- a basic contribution of $7.30 per day, per child, payable directly to the childcare service provider; and
- an additional contribution, adjusted to parents' family income, payable when filing the Québec income tax return.
There is no additional contribution to pay in the case of childcare services provided at school.
Parents: start planning for your contribution now!
To estimate the amount of the additional contribution you will have to pay, use the Additional contribution for childcare expenses in 2015 calculator. Once you have an idea of how much you will have to pay, you can either:
- set money aside; or;
- have the amount added to your source deductions by completing and filing one of the forms below with your employer:
If you are self-employed, you can increase the amount of your instalment payments.
Employers: you can help your employees prepare!
To help your employees prepare for paying the additional contribution for subsidized educational childcare, we have put together a notice containing helpful tips and information, which you can download and post on your intranet or bulletin board today!