Open TurboTax

Why sign in to the Community?

  • Submit a question
  • Check your notifications
or and start working on your taxes
Still need to file? Our experts can get your taxes done right. Get started >
Close icon
Do you have a TurboTax Online account?

We'll help you get started or pick up where you left off.

Showing results for 
Search instead for 
Did you mean: 
New Member

How to get rid of form 2441?

I do not have any Child or Dependent Care Expenses, yet when TurboTax does my Federal review, it keeps asking me to fix form 2441. I have gone in and deleted the form a few different times, but it keeps coming back every time I do the review.
1 Reply
Intuit Alumni

How to get rid of form 2441?

Here are the steps to remove the form (online): 

  • Sign into your return, select Take me to my return
  • At the right upper corner, search for child care credit, then select  "Jump to"  link
  • On the screen, Did you pay for child or dependent care in 2018?  Answer Yes
  • Continue to the Whose care did you pay for? screen.  Uncheck the dependent(s) and select Continue.
  • To your left, select Tax Tools, click on the drop-down arrow
  • Select Tools
  • Under Other helpful links, choose Delete a form
  • Scroll down the list to locate the Form 2441, select Delete and Continue with My Return


If this does not work, you might have to remove the dependent completely and delete the form 2441 and related worksheets, then re-enter the dependent info.  

To remove a dependent, here the steps:

  • After sign in to your account, select Take me to my return 
  • From the left, select My Info
  • On the screen Your Personal Summary, scroll down to Dependents sectionfind the name and select Delete  
message box icon

Get more help

Ask questions and learn more about your taxes and finances.

Post your Question
message box icon

Ready to start your taxes?

Hand off your taxes, get expert help, or do it yourself.

See Pricing
Manage cookies