To be eligible, the following must apply:
- Your homestead must be in Michigan, and it is where you maintain a permanent residence. Note: You can have only one homestead at a time and you must be the occupant as well as the owner or renter.
- You are not a full-time student who is claimed as a dependent on another person's income tax return.
- You do not live in college or university-operated housing (including dormitories, residence halls, or apartments).
- Your income is within the qualifying income levels. (We'll take care of this requirement for you.)