Like CERB, the CESB makes many students better off than they were in 2019.
canada child benefit
The Canada Child Benefit will cost a planned $24.3 billion this year.
The government eliminated several tax credits including income splitting.
Ottawa eliminated several tax credits.
If families who receive CCB transfers begin to earn a higher income, their cash transfers will be reduced—a disincentive to hard work.
The new Canada Child Benefit program, and the expansion of the CPP, may hurt middle-income Canadians.