Working Tax Credit: help with the costs of childcare WTC5
- HM Revenue & Customs
- Part of:
- HM Revenue and Customs: leaflets, factsheets and booklets and Tax credits
- First published:
- 2 April 2014
- Last updated:
- 6 April 2017, see all updates
Guidance explaining help with the costs of childcare for parents.
PDF, 943KB, 20 pages
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If you work, are responsible for a child or children and pay for childcare you may be able to get extra help with the costs. This is through the childcare element of Working Tax Credit.
Published: 2 April 2014
Updated: 6 April 2017
- This guidance has been updated to reflect changes effective from 6 April 2017, and a Welsh language translation added.
- WTC5 has been updated to reflect new tax year changes
- New information available for the 2016 to 2017 tax year.
- The 2015 to 2016 form has been added to this page.
- First published.