Economic recovery

Increased Employment Incentive

The B.C. Increased Employment Incentive was a one-time refundable tax credit for employers. The deadline to apply was December 31, 2021. We'll continue reviewing and processing all applications received before January 1, 2022.

BC Recovery Benefit

The BC Recovery Benefit provided a one-time, tax-free payment of up to $1,000 for eligible families and single parents and up to $500 for eligible individuals. It was calculated based on net income from your 2019 tax return. Applications were closed effective July 1, 2021.