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4. Massachusetts child care credit
Massachusetts allows taxpayers to exceed the federal limit on employment-related expenses for the care of a qualified child under the age of 13, a disabled dependent, or a disabled spouse. According to H&R Block, the maximum deduction is $4,800 for one qualifying individual and $9,600 for two or more qualifying individuals. The federal limits are $3,000 for one individual and $6,000) for two or more qualifying individuals..