THE GAZETTE JUNE 23, 2010
Starting July 1, Quebecers will pay the $25 “health contribution” announced in Quebec’s March budget.
That charge will rise to $100 in 2011 and $200 in 2012.
The fee will apply to all but low-income Quebecers over age 18, and will be assessed when taxpayers do their 2010 income tax.
Also, starting July 1, the premiums for prescription drugs, paid by Quebecers who do not have their own private health insurance, will rise by 2.6%………Read more