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If a dual citizen - US and Canada lives in Canada and

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If a dual citizen - US and Canada lives in Canada and receive some tax free benefit when he files a Canadian return, including child care tax benefit and GST credit. Would these tax free benefit in Canada be tax free in US as well? Could you refer me to IRS or treaty guide? Thanks,
Submitted: 11 months ago.
Category: Tax
Expert:  Lev replied 11 months ago.

Child care tax and child support are NOT taxable in the US.

I am not sure about GST credit ... would would need to classify that payment fro tax purposes.
Please provide additional information regarding your agreement.

Customer: replied 11 months ago.
GST credit is a sales tax credit given to a low income person when he files Canadian income tax return.
May I ask the guide for Child care tax benefit not taxable in US - from treaty or IRS guide?
Thanks again,