If you are a working grandparent raising a grandchild, you may qualify for income tax credits that lower the amount of income tax that you owe. You may qualify for any of these credits:
For more details, check with VITA, an IRS volunteer program to help low-income workers fill out their tax forms. Call 1-800-TAX-1040 for VITA locations in your area. Or call the AARP TaxAide program, 1-888-227-7669. Both are free calls.