American Benefit Administrators' Dependent Care Spending Account benefits families by offering a versatile and useful Pre-Tax Dependent care program.

A survey of child care costs in the U.S. reveals that child care is one of the biggest expenses that families faceā€”an average of $4,000 to $6,000 per year for most, and for some, more than $10,000 a year (depending on region).


  • Work-related expenses incurred so that you, and (if applicable), your spouse can work
  • Custodial care for qualified tax dependents
  • Before and after school care
  • Preschool and nursery school for pre-kindergarten
  • Day care center expenses for custodial care
  • Au pair or nanny dependent care expenses
  • Adult day care expenses