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Beyond Leave, the Surprising Parent-Friendly Perks More Companies Are Funding with Their Tax Cuts

Adoption assistance, IVF, breast-milk delivery and returnships are among the new additions.

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Adoption assistance is one of the benefits being added.

Adoption assistance is one of the family-friendly benefits companies are adding and expanding.

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Since the federal corporate tax cuts were announced, many companies have said they will offer employees cash bonuses, while others have expanded or started new benefits, including . A few others (and more to come, we hope) have stepped up and offered new or expanded family-friendly benefits, including adoption assistance, in-vitro fertilization (IVF), breast-milk delivery, and

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