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No you do not owe self-employment taxes. It is reported as other income on line 7. It is taxable income however.  Here is a link with IRS discussion. 


1.  Click "Income & Expenses" at the top of the page

2.  Scroll down to "Less Common Income"

3.  "Show More"

4.  "Start/Revist" "Miscellaneous Income"  

5.   Describe as "Family Caregiver" 


This will show on Schedule 1 line 8 that carries to Line 7A on your 1040.  No self-employment taxes.


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