Proposed tax credit would help pay for child care

A new tax credit proposal would help middle class working parents pay for soaring child care costs. Rep. Steve Israel (D-N.Y.) has introduced a bill

WOODBURY - A new tax credit proposal would help middle class working parents pay for soaring child care costs. Rep. Steve Israel (D-N.Y.) has introduced a bill that would give all families access to a federal 35 percent child care tax credit. Current legislation only allows families who make less than $43,000 per year to qualify for a child care credit.

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