Americans have the chance to claim rebates on “tax they pay on food” worth up to $302 to help offset high inflation. This is not a one-time offering since Boulder, Colorado is offering an annual food relief program for all eligible residents and many others. All you need is to take action and stay informed.
In previous years, many states and cities with high budget surpluses have offered residents direct payments to help counter high inflation. However, many of these relief programs are one-time things. This is why having heard of Boulder, Colorado’s annual Relief on Food Program is very great news indeed.
As stated by an article in The U.S. Sun, the program aims to help families earn rebates from taxes they pay on food. Furthermore, people who applied for this program may receive $99 for individuals whilst families can receive up to $302. What are you waiting for? Take action and check your eligibility NOW!
Requirements for eligibility:
Apart from being a Boulder resident, you must also meet the specific income guidelines varying by household size:
Individuals must not exceed: $43,900
Family of Two: $62, 700
Family of Three: $56, 450
Family of Four: $50, 200
Residents must also meet one of the following requirements:
- Be 62 or older
- Have a disability
- Having children under the age of 18 in the household during 2022
How to Apply?
To be considered for the program, an application must be filled out no later than June 30. You can submit your applications through any of these channels:
- Download the application form and mail it to the address below
Food Tax Rebate Program
1101 Arapahoe Ave
Boulder, CO 8030
2. Or personally drop it off at the New Britain Building located at 1101 Arapahoe Avenue.
If you’re mailing your application, please be reminded that it must be postmarked by June 30.
More deadlines equate to More benefits
Not a resident of Colorado? Don’t worry as other places are offering the same programs that you might be eligible
For instance, Los Angeles County is also offering a guaranteed income program targeting foster youth. The program is offering a monthly payment of $1,000 to 200 residents for two years. For further information just look it up and don’t forget that the online application will begin on July 3, at 11:59 P.M.
In addition, Cambridge, Massachusetts is kicking off its program, offering $500 per month for a year and a half. Applicants must be 18 years or older, a resident of Cambridge, and have at least one child who is 21 years or younger. Moreover, households must have an annual income that’s 250% below the federal poverty level based on family size as follows:
Family of two: $49, 300
Family of three: $62, 150
Family of four: $75,000
Family of five: $87,850
According to the city, roughly 200 families are eligible – but the application cut-off is on July 31. It must be submitted online.