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Can someone tell me if I can take child care credit?
My daughter was born last April. I had a 8 weeks maternity leave and back to work after that. My parents came over to live with us and help out for about 8 months since my daughter was born. I gave them some money once in a while but it was not for their service, I know they were willing to help out without any pay and I would have paid much much more if I pay for a nanny or daycare. Over the time I gave them about $2500, can I take child care credit for it?
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