Yes, you must report this income on your personal income tax return and pay income tax. Should you fail to do so, the Canada Revenue Agency will adjust your tax return based on on the Universal Child Care Credit (UCCB) payments that you received in the year. Failure to report will likely result in interest and penalties.
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