Updated for 2019-2020
This calculator lets you estimate the Canada Child Benefit you will receive between July 2019 and June 2020 based on your total family income reported on your 2018 tax returns.
The benefits are indexed to inflation and are adjusted each year in July.
The maximum benefit per child under 6 is increasing to $6,639 for payments from July 2019 to June 2020. The maximum for the previous year (2018-2019) was $6,496.
For children aged 6 to 17, the benefit is increasing to $5,602 per child for payments from July 2019 to June 2020. The maximum for the previous year (2018-2019) was $5,481.
The benefit is gradually reduced based on two income thresholds. The first income threshold rose is increasing to $31,120 in 2019-2020 from $30,450 while the second income threshold is increasing to $67,426 from $65,975.
Canada Child Benefit
This calculator is for illustration purposes only. Your actual Canada Child Benefit will be calculated by the Canada Revenue Agency based on your total family income reported on your 2018 tax returns. It is assumed the children will remain in the same age group from July 2019 to June 2020, the full benefit year. The calculator uses the new indexed benefit and income threshold amounts as of July 2019.