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Canada Workers Benefit

Liberal

  • Expand the Canada Workers Benefit to support ~1M additional Canadians in low-wage jobs.
  • Automatically enrol qualified Canadians in the CWB.
  • Ensure secondary earners can exclude up to $14,000 of their working income when income-testing for CWB.

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Conservative

  • Double the Canada Workers Benefit to a maximum of $2,800 for individuals or $5,000 for families, and pay it as a quarterly direct deposit rather than a tax refund.
  • Double the disability supplement to $1,500.
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