You can apply for a Home Heating Credit for the 2013 tax year if you meet the standard credit income guidelines listed below.

Exemptions Income Ceiling
1 $12,642
2 $17,071
3 $21,500
4 $25,929
5 $30,328
6 $34,757

For each exemption over 6, add $4,429.

You may claim an exemption for yourself, your spouse and other dependents. Additional exemptions are available for seniors, disabled customers or customers with 50% or more of their income from unemployment compensation.

The Home Heating Credit claim form must be filed with the Michigan Department of Treasury before September 30, 2014. Forms are generally available wherever other tax forms are provided. You can also call the Michigan Department of Human Resources at 855-275-0624 or visit http://www.michigan.gov/treasury/.