Singaporeans to get GST Vouchers and Medisave top-ups worth $890 million
The Ministry of Finance announced on 20 June 2016 that a total of $890 million dollars’ worth of GST Vouchers and Medisave top-ups will be given to 1.54 million Singaporeans this year.
Eligible citizens will receive letters by 1 July 2016, informing them of their Budget benefits.
Some 1.3 million Singaporeans will be eligible to receive GST vouchers of up to $300, and households will also get a one-off payment of $200, disbursed in August and November respectively.
Meanwhile, Medisave top-ups will be given to 425,000 Singaporeans aged 65 years and above.
This year, GST voucher recipients aged 21 – 35 years old will be receiving a letter asking them to log on to the GST voucher website with their SingPass to check the benefits they will get.
More details on the GST voucher can be found at the GST Voucher website.
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