Tax-Free Childcare scheme launch to parents

Tax-Free Childcare will be introduced on 28 April 2017 and will then be gradually rolled out over 2017, with parents of children under two invited to enter the scheme first.

Parents will be able to apply for all their children at the same time, when their youngest child becomes eligible. All eligible parents will be able to join the scheme by the end of 2017.

To qualify, parents will have to be in work, and each expecting to earn at least £120 a week. Each parent must not have income over £100,000 per year.

For further information go to:

https://www.gov.uk/government/news/tax-free-childcare-top-things-childcare-providers-should-know