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Using Tax-Free Childcare? Little-known rule means top-ups are limited to £500 every three months

HM Revenue & Customs is revamping guidance around the new Tax-Free Childcare scheme

Widespread problems with new Government childcare website revealed in MSE-Netmums survey

An MSE-Netmums survey has revealed a range of problems facing parents trying to use the Tax-Free Childcare website

Used the new Tax-Free Childcare website? Tell us how it went

Used the new Tax-Free Childcare website? Tell us how it went by filling in this quick online survey

Parents face fines as 'inaccessible' website leaves them unable to pay for childcare

Parents signed up to the new Tax-Free Childcare scheme say they can't access cash saved to pay nursery costs

Government childcare website dogged by technical issues continues to cause problems for parents

Users are still having technical problems with government childcare websites two weeks after MSE first reported it

Tax-Free Childcare website hit by 'intermittent' technical issues

Parents applying online for a Government scheme to help with childcare costs have been unable to log in multiple times

Less than half of providers will offer free 30 hours of weekly childcare, survey finds

Parents may struggle to take advantage of a Government scheme to deliver 30 hours of free childcare a week

Budget 2017: New tax-free childcare scheme to launch next month – what we know so far

The Tax-Free Childcare scheme which gives eligible families an extra 20% towards childcare costs will launch in April

£50m grant to create 9,000 more free nursery places for working parents

The Department for Education has announced a grant to create nearly 9,000 nursery places for three- and four-year-olds

Parents left unable to pay for childcare after voucher scheme provider hit by technical problems

A system upgrade by Sodexo has caused payment and account issues for parents who use its services

Autumn Statement 2016: Salary sacrifice perks cut back

Health checks, company cars and other 'salary sacrifice' schemes will no longer be tax-exempt

Autumn Statement 2015: What it means for you

Today's Autumn Statement saw a hidden retrospective hike in student loans repayments, a U-turn on cutting tax credits

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