Does the state pay you while fostering children?

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If you are looking to foster children then you should be doing it out of the goodness of your heart and not ask for anything in return but yes most states do pay you to foster children
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How much money does it pay to take care of foster children?

There are several variables. In some states the foster family is paid a per diem per child. This is meant to cover the expenses of the child (other than medical). The per diem

Do foster parent pay taxes?

Yes of course they do. They have to have an income since you don't get paid to foster, you just get money to cover the child's expenses. You still need a job.