Increase in the refundable tax credit for the QST
For the 2011 taxation year, the basic amount and the amount for a spouse will – after the indexing factor determined for the year is applied to those amounts – be increased by $75. The amount for a person living alone will be increased by $50 after being indexed for 2011. As of January 1, 2012, the adjusted parameters will again be subject to automatic annual indexation.
For more information, see page A.56 in Additional Information on the Budgetary Measures, published by the Ministère des Finances.