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senate Bill S. 1604

Americans Giving care to Elders (AGE) Act of 2009

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      Committee on Finance
    IntroducedAugust 6th, 2009

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Americans Giving care to Elders (AGE) Act of 2009

Official Title

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


Americans Giving care to Elders (AGE) Act of 2009 - 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 funding for the National Family Caregiver Support Program through FY2013; and (2) establish a National Resource Center on Family Caregiving to provide information on and support for family caregiver support programs.

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