How much is family caregiver amount?

The Family Caregiver Amount (FCA) provides an additional non-refundable tax credit to people who care for infirm dependent relatives. The amount you can claim is:

2014: $2,058

2013: $2,040

2012: $2,000

The family caregiver amount was first introduced in 2012 tax year.

Eligibility of family caregiver tax credit

Tax credits with explanation 

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