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Employer's Quarterly Federal Tax Return
Employee's Withholding Allowance Certificate
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About Publication 503, Child and Dependent Care Expenses

This publication explains the tests you must meet to claim the credit for child and dependent care expenses. It explains how to figure and claim the credit. 


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