Age Tax Credit
- Who can Claim?
- Relief Due
- How to Claim
- Where to send claim
- Reference Material
- Additional Information
Who can Claim?
Any person who is 65 or over at any time during the tax year.
The tax credit is doubled for married couples who have opted for Joint Assessment or Separate Assessment if either spouse is 65 at any time during the tax year.
How to Claim
Claim relief for the current year
Write to your local Revenue office to make a claim for previous years (see Contact Locator).
Where to send claim
Use your PPS number to find the postal address for your Revenue office in our Contact Locator
This credit may also be claimed using PAYE Anytime
- Leaflet IT 45 - Tax Credits and Reliefs for Over 65's (PDF, 65KB)
- S.464 TCA 1997
Persons aged 65 or over may qualify for: