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babybert06
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What if u paid caregiver for childcare but caregiver has not reported income? Will caregiver be penalized?

 
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Opus 17
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What if u paid caregiver for childcare but caregiver has not reported income? Will caregiver be penalized?

Probably.  If you report the care with their SSN, the IRS will generally look for matching income on the provider's tax return.

*Answers are correct to the best of my ability at the time of posting but do not constitute legal or tax advice.*

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Opus 17
Level 15

What if u paid caregiver for childcare but caregiver has not reported income? Will caregiver be penalized?

Probably.  If you report the care with their SSN, the IRS will generally look for matching income on the provider's tax return.

*Answers are correct to the best of my ability at the time of posting but do not constitute legal or tax advice.*
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