The RegPoint Team Monday April 6th 2015
Registering your son, daughter or entire pack for a day camp this summer? It’s an amazing experience for a lot of children around the country. But what a lot of parents don’t realize is that there’s tax credit available for those who send their kids to a summer day camp.
That’s right, The Child and Dependent Care Tax Credit can help offset the cost of your child’s day camp this summer. Thanks, Uncle Sam! Here’s some more details on what you need to qualify for the summer day camp tax credit.
Day camp, like day care or a babysitter at home, is considered a childcare expense and is available for expenses incurred during the summer and through the rest of the year. But overnight camps and summer school or tutoring do not qualify.