Caregivers Providing Care to and Living With a Relative 70 or Over
You may be able to claim a $1,250 tax credit in Part D of Schedule H if you meet the following conditions:
- You lived with a person (not your spouse) 70 or over without an impairment.
- You lived with this person in a dwelling of which you, your spouse (if he or she also lived with you), the care receiver or the care receiver's spouse (if he or she also lived with you) was an owner, tenant or subtenant.
- You lived with this person for at least 365 consecutive days, including at least 183 days in the year covered by the claim.
If you are claiming the credit for more than two care receivers, enclose form TP-1029.8.61.64-V, Tax Credit for Caregivers, with Schedule H of your income tax return.
For more information, see the instructions for point 2 of line 462 in the guide to the income tax return (TP-1.G-V).