Child Care Tax Credit
February 7, 2002
Question written on 07/02/2002
To ask the Chancellor of the Exchequer what plans the Government have to extend the child care tax credit to parents in part-time work.
Answered by Dawn Primarolo
Child care tax credit is already available to parents who work part time. It can be claimed by lone parents who work at least 16 hours a week and by couples where both of them work at least 16 hours a week.