Tax Information for Host Families and Au Pairs

Tuesday, 6 March 2012

While Cultural Care is not able to provide specific tax information for Host Families because their circumstances are so different, we are pleased to provide general guidelines regarding Host Family and Au Pair taxes, as well as information to help Au Pairs complete their tax returns.   Because we update […]


Wednesday, 18 January 2012

Au pairs who wish to extend do not have the full 12 months to complete the educational component. Cultural Care must submit all extension requests to the Department of State at least 30 days before the end of the au pair’s first year, and extension requests cannot be submitted without proof that the […]


Traveling Outside the US and DS-2019

Friday, 18 November 2011

DS-2019 Form (Certificate of Eligibility for Exchange Visitor (J-1) Status): If an au pair is planning to leave and re-enter the U.S., the DS-2019 form must be sent to the Boston office to be signed by Cultural Care Au Pair. Please note that the travel validation signature is not required for trips […]