Also, the qualified expenses include amounts paid for household service, like cooking and cleaning, when the services were needed to care for your child.
Please note that child support payments are not qualified expenses.
—Emily Seo, EA, is a federally licensed tax practitioner at Tax Pro Team in Flushing. The Tax Pro Team, which also includes a CPA and former IRS agent, specializes in personal and corporate income tax returns and audit issues. Call 718-463-1040 for a free consultation.