Social Security Caregiver Credit Act (2009)
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. 769
Sponsor Rep. Nita Lowey (D-NY)
Date of Introduction 1/28/2009
Latest Activity Stalled (did not pass in 111th Congress)
More Info http://thomas.loc.gov/
Topic: Caregiver Tax Incentives