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Childcare Vouchers and Working Tax Credit
Save on your child’s tuition with childcare vouchers and working tax credits!
We are registered on the Ofsted voluntary childcare register and parent can now save money on their child’s tuition fees by paying with childcare vouchers or tax credits.
There are many ways to get help in relation to your child care costs. We are registered as a Childcare provider on the Ofsted Voluntary Childcare Register in
The Childcare Voucher the amount you choose to deduct is taken off from your salary before you pay Income tax and National Insurance. Therefore, you pay less tax and National Insurance as your pre-tax salary is reduced.
Working Tax Credits
You may qualify for extra tax credits to help pay for some of your childcare costs while you are working. The amount that you’re eligible for is dependent on your household income and situation, but you may qualify for the tax credits if: You’re a single parent, working over 16 hours per week OR A couple where both parents are working over 30 hours per week (combined) The childcare you pay for is registered or approved centre like Premier Tuition.
The best way to find out if you’re entitled to working tax credits for childcare is by either visiting at: www.gov.uk/childcare-costs-for-tax-credits
or calling the HMRC helpline on 0345 300 3900.
Tax-Free Childcare has been introduced by the government to support working families with costs of approved childcare, like Premier Tuition. Eligible families will be able to open an online account to make childcare payments. For every £8 you pay in, the government will add an extra £2 up to the value of £2,000 per child, per year. Additional support is available for disabled children. Your family could be eligible if:
- Your children are under 12 years of age
- You’re a single working parent or a couple where both parents are working and earning over £120 per week, but no more than £100,000 per year
- You can find out if Tax-Free Childcare or other childcare options are for you by visiting at: www.childcarechoices.gov.uk
The Childcare Grant is available to full-time students who have dependent children, and pays 85% of childcare costs throughout the year.
The grant is available to full-time students who are receiving or eligible for the student finance package. However If you are a part-time student or receive Working Tax Credits then you won’t be eligible for this grant.
You can find out more and apply for a childcare grant here: www.gov.uk/childcare-grant
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