Employees > Food Program and Food Expenses

Can You Deduct Food Served to Helpers?

Family child care providers can deduct all “ordinary” and “necessary” expenses for their business. Thus, it would seem like deducting the cost of food served to helpers/employees* would be a simple matter. However, there are a few things to point… Read More ›

What is a Popsicle Worth to You?

With summer here, many family child care providers are serving more food to day care children outside of their normal meal patterns. This may include serving fun food such as ice cream, popsicles, and other frozen treats. It may also… Read More ›

Celebrate National CACFP Week!

The Child and Adult Care Food Program (CACFP) is a federal nutrition program that works to combat hunger and bring healthy foods to children in family child care homes and centers. March 13-19th is National CACFP week sponsored by the… Read More ›