Social Security Caregiver Credit Act (2007)
Federal bill would allow unpaid family caregivers to claim Social Security benefits as if they had worked for a wage (according to a specified formula) during each month they were engaged for at least 80 hours in providing care to a dependent relative, for up to five years of such service.
Bill Number H.R. 1161
Sponsor Rep. Nita Lowey (D-NY)
Date of Introduction 2/16/2007
Latest Activity Bill did not pass in the Legislative session.
More Info http://thomas.loc.gov/
Topic: Caregiver Tax Incentives