This year’s budget law confirmed the Culture Bonus for those who, born in 2003, in 2021 they will complete 18 years. The only novelty, introduced already in 2020, concerns the amount, which still drops from 500 euros to 300 euros.
The Culture Bonus is a subsidy introduced by the Renzi government and dedicated to all young Italians and foreigners who live and are resident in Italy is who turn 18.
It is a confirmed measure for 2021 and foresees the disbursement of 300 euros to all 18-year-olds, to buy, through a special application called 18app, school textbooks, fiction books, exhibition and trade show tickets, museums, theatrical performances, etc. In short, the amount is to be invested in culture.
The amount of the Culture Bonus until 2019 was 500 Euros. The budget law of 2021 confirmed, however, the disbursement of 300 euros. The boy who turns 18 in 2021 and who requests the Culture Bonus will therefore receive 300 euros.
In order to take advantage of the Bonus, it is necessary to use an application, which is called 18app 2020. The registration process is as follows:
- request Spid, pin for digital identity, enter the application;
- subscribe to 18app;
- who is entitled to the Bonus, automatically receives the 300 euros.
A novelty of the 2021 budget law is the possibility of purchasing periodic newspaper subscriptions.
The 2021 Culture Bonus is dedicated to all those who accomplish 18 years in 2021. In particular, to request the benefit it is necessary:
- being Italian and turning 18 in 2021: therefore, being born in 2003 and coming of age in 2021;
- be foreigners, reside in Italy and have a valid valid residence permit and, at the same time, come of age in 2021.