Childminder and fis

Discussion in 'Welfare and state benefits' started by Worker, Oct 26, 2016.

  1. Worker

    Worker New Member

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    Is it popossible to claim fis if you childmind children
     
  2. gipimann

    gipimann Frequent Poster

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    To claim Family Income Supplement (FIS), you must:
    - be in insurable employment (pay tax and PRSI)
    - work a minimum of 38 hrs per fortnight
    - have at least one qualifying child under 18 (or 18-22 in full-time education)

    More information at this website:
    http://www.welfare.ie/en/Pages/275_Family-Income-Supplement.aspx