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Last updated on 25 May 2017
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Do schools have to sign up to tax-free childcare? We explain what tax-free childcare is and how providers can sign up for it. You will also find information for schools on signing up, including what to consider before doing so. We also list other types of childcare support available to parents.

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  1. What is tax-free childcare?
  2. Signing up as a provider
  3. Childcare in schools
  4. Other types of childcare support

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