Notice 2014-7: “provides that certain payments received by an individual care provider under a state Medicaid Home and Community-Based Services Waiver (Medicaid Waiver) program, described in this notice, are difficulty of care payments excludable under § 131 of the Internal Revenue Code.
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This income is excludable on your return but can be used to calculate Earned Income Credit.
If you have a W-2, you will need to report this, by going to:
- Federal Section
- Income (Select My Forms)
- Medicare Waiver Payment
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