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Tax Free Childcare Starts September 2015

Last week, the government revealed the results of its consultation and published its plans for Tax Free Childcare, due to start in September 2015.  Under the new scheme, working parents who join will need to put funds into an online account before receiving back the top-up from government. They will need to put in £8,000 …Read More

Help! My child bites other children – what can I do?

If your child is a biter then you may be reassured that at least a quarter of all children will bite other children. In fact my eldest did his best to devour his pals. Happily this was a transient phase that caused me immense worry and acute embarrassment for only the few months prior to …Read More

Funding in a nutshell…

So what is this “funding” that nurseries and parents of young children talk about? Simply put, the government funds 15 hours of nursery education for children aged 3-5 years during term time, which equates to 38 weeks of the year. As you might guess there are guidelines to be adhered to which have hitherto varied …Read More

Tax-free childcare for 2.5 million working families

On 19 March, the Government announced a new scheme for tax-free childcare for working families. Once fully up and running, the Tax-free Childcare scheme will be worth up to £1,200 per child, and so will save a typical working family with two children under 12 up to £2,400 a year. It will be phased in from autumn 2015 and …Read More

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