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Child and Dependent Care Credit Qualifications

To claim the credit for child and dependent care expenses, you must meet ALL five conditions below: Your filing status may be single, head of household, qualifying widow(er) with dependent child, or married filing jointly. The care...

Minnesota Child and Dependent Care Credit

You must have had earned income to take this credit. Qualified expenses and qualifying person are the same as for the federal credit for child and dependent care expenses. Exceptions : If Your Child was Born in 2011 (see instructions below...

MN M1CD, Child and Dependent Care Credit

The qualified expenses and qualifying persons are the same for the Minnesota credit as for the federal credit for child and dependent care expenses. This information is automatically carried to your state return. There are a few...

Ten Tips on Tax Credits for Child and Dependent Care Expenses

If you paid someone to care for your child, spouse, or dependent last year, you may qualify to claim the Child and Dependent Care Credit when you file your federal income tax return. Below are 10 things the IRS wants you to know about...

Why isn't my credit for dependent care expenses showing up?

This article is intended for users who are attempting to take the Credit for Dependent Care Expenses, but it does not appear to be calculating on their return. If you did not pay for child care expenses, no credit should be calculating...

Can I claim credit if I paid child care expenses for someone who is not my dependent?

able to care for himself or herself. Any disabled person who is not physically or mentally able to care for himself or herself whom you can claim as a dependent (or could claim as a dependent except that the person had gross income of $3,700...

How do I claim the Credit for Child and Dependent Care Expenses if my spouse was a student or disabled?

of the checkboxes should be marked when you are entering your dependent information into your account with TaxSlayer. Check if this person was a FULL-TIME STUDENT: The IRS defines a full-time student as a student who is enrolled for the number......

New Mexico Child Day Care Credit

the day care service within New Mexico; provided day care for fewer than 24 hours daily; and could not be claimed as a dependent by you or your spouse for federal income tax purposes. A husband and wife maintaining a household for one or more...

NY Long Term Care Insurance Credit – IT-249

If you paid premiums for qualified long-term care insurance, you may claim a credit against your personal income tax equal to 20% of the premiums paid during the tax year for the purchase of or for continuing coverage under a qualifying...

Minnesota Long Term Care Insurance Credit (M1LTI)

You may be able to claim a credit against tax based on any premiums you paid in 2013 for a qualified long-term care insurance policy for which you did not receive a federal tax benefit. To qualify, your long-term care insurance policy must...