Who can file a home heating credit claim?

To be eligible:

  • Your total household resources must fall within the limits for this credit found in Table A or B.
  • Your homestead must be in Michigan, and where you maintain a permanent residence.
    (Note: You can have only one homestead at a time and you must be the occupant as well as the owner or renter.)
  • You are not a full-time student who is claimed as a dependent on another person's income tax return.
  • You did not live in a Care facility for the entire tax year: See Exceptions for Licensed Care Facilities  PDF icon
    Care facilities:
    • Adult Foster Care Home
    • Licensed home for the aged
    • Nursing home
    • Substance abuse treatment center

  • Special Situations: