Michigan's Home Heating Tax Credit

You may be eligible for a Home Heating Credit through the Michigan Department of Treasury, regardless of if you own your home or rent.

The due date is September 30, 2022.

Complete the Home Heating Credit Claim MI-1040CR-7 form to see if you qualify.

The credit is to help low income, deaf, disabled or blind persons or disabled veterans. And, if you are not in these groups you may also qualify.

Who qualifies for a Home Heating Credit Claim?

You may qualify for a home heating credit if all of the following apply:

  • You own or were contracted to pay rent and occupied a Michigan homestead
  • You were NOT a full-time student who was claimed as a dependent on another person’s return
  • You did NOT live in college or university operated housing for the entire year
  • You did NOT live in a licensed care facility for the entire year
  • Your income was within the limits in Table A and Table B

Note: You may be required to submit documentation to support your claim