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Old 06-17-2017, 11:19 AM
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Originally Posted by Berner_Faith View Post
It's not just because your agreement states it, I am certain the tax laws also state that only a primary parent can claim, hence the after tax amount is what is split


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I think you are right that it's only a primary parent. Also, I believe only the lower income earner can claim childcare. For example, I am remarried with another child but had to be the one to claim the childcare expenses as my husband earns more than me. I guess this also applies to who gets the UCCB (or whatever it's called now). That monthly amount only comes to me.


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