He Colombian Government will deliver this subsidy as economic support to the most vulnerable families facing a difficult financial situation, reducing their tax burden. The entity in charge of executing the corresponding payments of 80 thousand pesos is social prosperity. At Depor we provide you with the necessary information on how to verify eligibility to receive the VAT refund, as well as the planned dates for future payments and other significant details that are important to keep in mind. Pay attention to the note!
The subsidies provide citizens who are in situations of poverty or deprivation due to the economic crisis that Colombia is going through. To achieve this, the authorities use tools such as the System for the Identification of Potential Beneficiaries of Social Programs (Sisbén), which helps to establish the level of need of the people who request these subsidies.
Do not lose all the information related to this topic. Consult from which dates the VAT Refund will be delivered in Colombia and the requirements to obtain it.
When will the VAT Refund be delivered in Colombia?
Although the Department for Social Prosperity (DPS) has ensured that the VAT Refund will continue to be in force during 2023, the payment schedules and the subsidy disbursement dates have not yet been disclosed. If you have any questions or complaints, you can contact the national Social Prosperity hotline at 01-8000-951100 or through official digital channels.
How and where can you collect the 2023 VAT Refund?
Households that meet the criteria to be eligible for this program will receive a text message notifying them of the availability of the transfer of funds at SuperGIROS and its collaborators payment points, which are spread throughout the territory. Payment will be made in full, according to the cycle assigned to each beneficiary household.
VAT refund: how to know if you access this benefit?
Being registered in the Sisbén is a fundamental requirement to be able to receive the VAT Refund as a beneficiary, since the Government uses this system to detect the most needy families who need to receive this help. To verify if you have been included in the program, you can enter the identification number in the alternative “Check here if you are a beneficiary.”
In Colombia, you can also call the number mentioned above, 01-8000-95-1100, from anywhere in the country. It should be noted that in order to access the pertinent information and confirm whether you are a beneficiary of the VAT Refund via the Internet, it is necessary to previously update the data in Sisbén IV.