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Can we claim the child care credit if my wife did not work, but was looking for work? She had no income in 2017, but the care allowed her to look for work.

 
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Can we claim the child care credit if my wife did not work, but was looking for work? She had no income in 2017, but the care allowed her to look for work.

You will not be able to get the childcare credit unless she actually found a job  and began working at a job.
**Disclaimer: Every effort has been made to offer the most correct information possible. The poster disclaims any legal responsibility for the accuracy of the information that is contained in this post.**

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tanisda
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Can we claim the child care credit if my wife did not work, but was looking for work? She had no income in 2017, but the care allowed her to look for work.

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Can we claim the child care credit if my wife did not work, but was looking for work? She had no income in 2017, but the care allowed her to look for work.

You will not be able to get the childcare credit unless she actually found a job  and began working at a job.
**Disclaimer: Every effort has been made to offer the most correct information possible. The poster disclaims any legal responsibility for the accuracy of the information that is contained in this post.**
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