Can I deduct foster children on my taxes?

Answer Any foster child can be deducted as a dependent if they satisfy certain criteria for being a "qualifying child." The IRS looks to the age of the foster child at the end of the filing year. Accordi... Read More »

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How to Claim Foster Children on Taxes?

It costs a lot to care for a child. According to a recent survey from the U.S. Department of Agriculture, the costs of rearing a child from infancy to age 18 can top $200,000. And foster children a... Read More »

You are a foster parent you are in Michigan a foster parent support group looking for a adult foster child to come and share their story with about 200 other children and foster parents.please help us?

Your question is unclear to me. However, I will let you know about me.I was a foster child, along with my 4 siblings, as our mother died when i was 3. I/we were raised in foster homes until we each... Read More »

How much money do foster parents receive for keeping foster children?

The amount of money foster parents receive for keeping foster children, called foster care maintenance payments, varies depending on the region, age of the child and disabilities the child may have... Read More »

Why do foster parents neglect or abuse foster children?