At least one of the following must be true:
- You are 19 years of age or older.
- You are currently or previously married or in a common-law relationship.
- You are a parent who lives or previously lived with your child.
If you submit your annual tax return, the Canada Revenue Agency (CRA) will automatically determine whether or not you are eligible for this tax credit. If you are eligible, the CRA will send you a notice.
If you have any questions, please call the Province of Ontario’s tax office line: 1-866-668-8297.