Medical and Dental Expenses Tax Credit


December 19, 2018

Overview

This program could reduce the Federal tax you owe by deducting medical and dental expenses from your taxable income. Medical expenses are the costs of diagnosis, cure, mitigation, treatment, or prevention of disease, and the costs for treatments affecting any part of function of the body.

Program Requirements:

In order to qualify, you must have medical and/or dental expenses (and their receipts) and be a taxpayer who itemizes deductions on your tax return.

Application Details

No application is needed to utilize this program. However, you must file your taxes using the guidelines posted in IRS Publication 502, Medical and Dental Expenses.

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