- You were 65 years of age or older on December 31, 2013. If your 65th birthday is on January 1, 2014, you are considered to be age 65 on December 31, 2013.
- You qualified as a Head of Household in 2011 or 2012 by providing a household for a qualifying individual who died during 2011 or 2012.
- You did not have an adjusted gross income over $67,520 for 2013.
This credit is equal to 2% of your California taxable income shown on Line 19 of your Form 540/540NR, or $1,272, whichever is less. Use the Senior Head of Household Credit Worksheet to calculate your credit.