What Qualifies a Family Member for the Family Member Care Credit?
Qualifying family members must meet the following criteria:
- The family member is related to you by blood or marriage.
- The family member is at least 65 years old or determined to be disabled by the Social Security Administration.
- If the family member isn't married, this family member's federal taxable income is equal to or less than $20,000. If the family member is married, the total federal taxable income of this family member and the family member's spouse is equal to or less than $35,000.