The Superintendency of Family allowance It set the value of the monetary quota that the beneficiaries of workers who receive less income in the country and who are affiliated with family compensation funds will receive in 2023.
The Supersubsidy, Luis Guillermo Pérez Casas, indicated that the economic subsidy will be delivered monthly to members of family compensation funds who earn up to 4 monthly minimum wages for each of their dependents, as long as they meet the requirements.
Who will receive it?
Workers who are in charge of: children under 18 years of age; parents over 60 years of age, who do not receive a pension, salary or other income; siblings, who are not over 18 years of age, orphans, who live with and are financially dependent on the worker, and dependent persons with disabilities or with reduced physical capacity (the latter two will receive double subsidy).
How much should those receiving the subsidy earn?
There are currently 9,419,261 workers who earn less than four minimum wages, which represents 91% of all affiliates.
Of these, Those who have dependents who cause the benefit receive the monetary quota. This year, for this concept, the family compensation funds will pay close to $3.1 billion pesos.
How is the quota value established?
The value of the fee is calculated annually by the Superintendency based on the financial information delivered by the compensation funds and certified by the fiscal auditor of each fund. In 2023, the monetary quota will increase by 15% if the worker performs his work in rural areas.
Why is this subsidy important?
This monetary fee represents a very important income for lower-income workers, especially those in category Athat is, those who do not earn more than two minimum wages because it represents a contribution to the support of these families, said Superintendent Pérez Casas.