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If I understand your question, you are asking if you can take a deduction for paying for your grandchild's day care so that your dependent child can attend school, is that correct?
If so, then the credits for Dependent Care are limited to 1) your own dependents, and 2) dependent care if both the taxpayer AND spouse are working. If another dependent is also working or attending school, this has no effect on allowing the credit.
In this case, if you and your spouse are working AND the grandchild is listed as a dependent on YOUR tax return, then you wouldd be eligible for dependent care credit on Form 2441.
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I'm not sure I understand your situation then.
Is your daughter working? Is she married or single?