Benefits Administration

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250 4th Street S., Room 100
Minneapolis, MN 55415
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Dependent Care Spending Account

Eligible Dependent Care Expenses

Eligible expenses are the same as those that qualify for the federal child and dependent care tax credit. However, you cannot claim the tax credit and use the spending account for the same dependent care expenses.

A "qualifying dependent" includes:

The following expenses generally are eligible for reimbursement:

Claims and Balance Information

With the Dependent Care Flexible Spending Account, you can only be reimbursed for funds that have been deducted from your paycheck. To submit claims and view your account balance, access your online account at

Last updated Jan 6, 2017