How to earn a grocery credit refund even if you don’t earn enough to file taxes By IDAHO PRESS-TRIBUNE STAFF firstname.lastname@example.org Feb 11, 2018 (…) Facebook Twitter Email × Tired of seeing surveys on articles? If you are a subscriber, simply log in or Subscribe now! Facebook Twitter Email Print Save BOISE — It is possible to get a refund of grocery tax credits for 2017, even if you don’t normally make enough money to file an Idaho income tax returnThe tax credit offsets the sales tax on groceries. It’s $100 for most Idaho residents, plus $100 for each of their dependents, according to a press release from Idaho State Tax Commission. Residents age 65 and older get $20 more.To qualify for the refund, you must have lived in Idaho during all of 2017. The full credit applies to dependents born or adopted in 2017, as well as residents and dependents who died in 2017. If you’re age 65 or older, claim the refund by filing a Form 24, Idaho Grocery Credit Refund. If you’re under the age of 65, file your claim on Form 40, Idaho Individual Income Tax Return.Last year more than 64,000 residents who weren’t required to file a tax return filed for a grocery credit refund.More information can be found on Tax Commission’s website at tax.idaho.gov. Click on “Get a grocery credit refund” in the “Quick Picks” section, or by calling the Tax Commission at (208) 334-7660 in the Boise area or toll-free at (800) 972-7660. More from this section Police: 33-year-old Kuna man charged with alleged sex abuse of a minor Posted: Feb. 14, 2018 Kuna High School presents nearly $14K showing of 'Guys and Dolls' March 1-3 Posted: Feb. 14, 2018 The rest is history: Interest groups hope to increase awareness of historic attractions in Kuna, Melba Last updated: Feb. 15, 2018 At The Library: 'Meet the Raptors' and celebrate Dr. Seuss's birthday Posted: Feb. 14, 2018 IDFG seeks info about waterfowl dumped near Kuna Butte Last updated: Feb. 7, 2018 Facebook Twitter Email Print Save Tags Refund Revenue Economics Idaho Resident Credit Tax Credit Grocery Dependent Comments Keep it Clean. Please avoid obscene, vulgar, lewd, racist or sexually-oriented language. PLEASE TURN OFF YOUR CAPS LOCK. Don't Threaten. Threats of harming another person will not be tolerated. Be Truthful. Don't knowingly lie about anyone or anything. Be Nice. No racism, sexism or any sort of -ism that is degrading to another person. Be Proactive. Use the 'Report' link on each comment to let us know of abusive posts. Share with Us. We'd love to hear eyewitness accounts, the history behind an article. Latest E-Edition Kuna Melba News Read the latest edition of the Kuna Melba News in our e-edition format, which combines the familiarity of the printed-paper format with the convenience of reading on your phone, tablet or desktop computer from anywhere.