The nursery bonus is a state measure that aims to support families with children under three years of age, offering an economic contribution to cover the costs of the nursery fee. This is an important support for Italian families, especially at a historic moment in which the reconciliation between work and family life represents an ever greater challenge. However, many people wonder when it will be possible to submit an application to access this benefit in 2024 and what are the necessary requirements.
In this article, we will try to answer these and other questions about the operation of the nest bonus and its disbursement
How does the nest bonus work and who is it for
The nursery bonus is aimed at families who have children between zero and three years old and who take advantage of a private kindergarten or micro-nursery service authorized by the Municipality. The amount of the bonus varies depending on the family’s ISEE income, the child’s age group and the rates charged by the chosen day care service. In general, the contribution is around 100-200 euros per month per child. To obtain the bonus, the family must submit an application to the INPS through their patronage or directly online on the social security institution’s website. The application can be submitted until January 31 of the year following the year in which the kindergarten service was used. Once the request is approved, the bonus is disbursed monthly and directly to the current account indicated by the family. The nursery bonus is therefore an important resource for all families with young children who need financial support to meet the expenses related to caring for their children during the parents’ working day
The opening and closing dates for submitting the nest bonus application
The application for the nest bonus can only be submitted at certain times of the year. Generally, the opening and closing dates of the procedures are set by the INPS and may vary depending on the region to which the applicant family belongs. However, in general, the period in which it is possible to submit the application is from January 1 to January 31 of the year following the year in which the kindergarten service was used. It is important to keep in mind that the submission of the application must necessarily take place within the deadline indicated, otherwise it will not be possible to obtain the bonus. In addition, requests submitted after the deadline cannot be considered for the disbursement of the contribution. Therefore, it is essential to know precisely the opening and closing dates of the procedures in order to submit the application on time and benefit from the financial support of the nest bonus
When will it be possible to enter the application for the nest bonus in?
As for 2024, at the moment it is not possible to determine with certainty the dates on which it will be possible to submit the application to access the nest bonus. Usually, the INPS publishes a special circular stating the deadlines for submitting requests and any changes compared to the previous year. It is therefore necessary to wait for official communications from the social security institution to know the exact dates for next year. However, it is important to remember that the period for submitting the application for the nursery bonus usually takes place in the first months of the year following the year in which the kindergarten service was used. Therefore, families with young children who intend to benefit from this benefit must always keep an eye on the official websites of the INPS and social security institutions to stay updated on any news and on the deadlines for
What is the amount of the nest bonus and how is it paid out?
The amount of the nursery bonus varies depending on the family’s ISEE income and the child’s age group. In general, the contribution is around 100-200 euros per month per child, but can reach a maximum of 1,000 euros per year. The disbursement takes place monthly and directly to the current account indicated by the family when submitting the application to the INPS. It is important to emphasize that the nest bonus is not disbursed in a single solution, but is divided into twelfths to be paid monthly during the year. Payment is generally made within the first days of each month. Once the request is approved, the family will receive a communication from the INPS with an indication of the exact amount of the bonus and the methods of disbursement. In the event of changes in the family’s ISEE income or other circumstances, the bonus amount may be changed or a new application may need to be submitted for the following year
How to submit an application for the nest bonus and what documents are needed
To submit the application for the nest bonus, the family must fill out the appropriate online form on the INPS website or contact their patronage. In any case, it is necessary to provide some documents and information, such as the family’s ISEE income, the child’s age group, and the fees charged by the chosen day care service. It is important to remember that the documents must be updated and in compliance with current regulations. Among the documents required, there are usually the identity document of the applicant, the tax code of the child and the parents, the updated ISEE model and any medical certificates or other documentation requested by the day care service. Once the application has been completed, the family will have to wait for the result of the INPS verification to find out if they are entitled to the bonus and the exact amount of the benefit. In case of approval, the contribution will be disbursed automatically to the current account indicated by the family during the application process
In conclusion, the nursery bonus represents an important support measure for families with children under three years of age who benefit from private kindergarten or micro-nursery services authorized by the Municipality. The economic contribution, which varies depending on the family’s ISEE income and the child’s age group, can help cover expenses related to caring for their children during the parents’ working day. However, it is essential to know the terms and methods of submitting the application in order to access the nest bonus. It is necessary to pay attention to the opening and closing dates of the procedures and provide all the required documents to avoid delays in the verification of the INPS. In addition, it is important to keep in mind that the bonus is paid monthly and directly to the current account indicated by the family, divided into twelfths. Finally, it is always advisable to stay updated on any news or changes regarding the nest bonus by consulting the official websites of the INPS or by contacting your patronage