Deductions

What’s Deductible During Fall Cleanup?

Despite the hottest year on record, winter is coming. Time for fall cleanup, inside and out. What’s deductible as you prepare for the winter? Family child care providers can deduct all “ordinary and necessary” expenses for their business. Because you… Read More ›

How to Deduct Family Medical Expenses

Medical expenses can be a major family expense. There are three ways a family child care provider can deduct such expenses to reduce her personal federal income taxes. There are two ways you can use medical expenses as a business deduction…. Read More ›

How Do I Deduct a Deck?

It’s summer and time to enjoy your deck. If you repair an existing deck or build one that the children in your family child care use, you can deduct part of the cost as a business expense. If the new… Read More ›