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      senate Committees
      Senate Committee on Finance
    IntroducedAugust 1st, 2013

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Title

Americans Giving Care to Elders (AGE) Act of 2013

Official Title

A bill A bill to amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to provide an income tax credit for eldercare expenses.

Summary

Americans Giving Care to Elders (AGE) Act of 2013 - Amends the Internal Revenue Code to allow caregivers a tax credit for up to $6,000 of the eldercare expenses incurred for their parents (or ancestors of such parents). Amends the Older Americans Act of 1965 to: (1) increase and extend funding for the National Family Caregiver Support Program through FY2017, and (2) require the Secretary of Health and Human Services (HHS) to award a grant to or enter into a cooperative agreement with a public or private nonprofit entity to establish a National Resource Center on Family Caregiving to provide information on and support for family caregiver support programs.

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