From January 16, beneficiaries of the new fuel allowance of 100 euros, replacing the general rebate which ended on December 31, will be able to apply for it on the tax site, according to a decree published on Wednesday.

For the record, Prime Minister Elisabeth Borne announced at the beginning of December the replacement of the fuel rebate by an indemnity of 100 euros reserved for the 10 million most modest workers, via aid paid in one go for 2023.

The claim must be “made between January 16 and February 28”

On Wednesday, a decree published in the Official Journal confirms “the creation of a fuel allowance for workers using a vehicle for professional purposes […] intended to limit the effects of rising fuel costs for households using a vehicle for professional purposes. professionals”.

The text specifies that the claim for compensation may be "formulated between January 16, 2023 and February 28, 2023 by dematerialized means using a form made specifically available to claimants on the website" .

It will be "paid by the Directorate General of Public Finance, after processing the requests, into the bank account communicated to the tax authorities for income tax by the tax household to which the eligible applicant belongs".

This aid applies to any type of vehicle, including two-wheelers.

It represents an envelope of around 1 billion euros, said the Prime Minister.

The general rebate on fuel taxation, which expired at the end of December, has already cost the State some 8 billion euros, or "the equivalent of the budget of the Ministry of Justice", had specified the Minister of Public Accounts , Gabriel Attal.


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Who can benefit from the fuel bonus of 100 euros?

  • Economy

  • purchasing power

  • Fuels

  • Compensation

  • Company