You can pay your parents` rent by transferring money to your bank account or paying by check. This allows you to correctly claim your HRA withdrawal. If parents set these rules with children after the age of 18, they should expect the child to be resentful and resilient and accuse them. The adult child will try to make his parents feel guilty, like idiots. My son just finished high school. He worked two weekends as a bus boy and then stopped. He keeps saying he`s going to get a new job, but he didn`t. Looks like he`s going to start work next week. Let`s see.

Those who live with their parents can pay your parents` rent and save taxes on HRA. Once the agreement is concluded, it is time for both family members, landlords and tenants, to sign the agreement.