Low Income Cut-off (LICO)
Low Income Cut-off (LICO)

LICO is defined as low income cut-off. It identifies thresholds for low income families. The following table applies to all provinces except Quebec.


Federal Income Table 2017
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Size of Family Unit
Minimum Necessary Income
1 person (the sponsor)
$24,600
2 persons
$30,625
3 persons
$37,650
4 persons
$45,712
5 persons
$51,846
6 persons
$58,473
7 persons
$65,101
More than 7 persons
For each additional person, add $6,628