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Health Savings Account (HSA) at a Glance


A health savings account is a tax-exempt trust or custodial account you set up with a qualified HSA trustee to pay or reimburse certain medical expenses you incur. You must be an eligible individual to qualify for an HSA.

Related Forms

Form 8889, Health Savings Accounts (HSAs) (PDF)

Related Publications

Publication 969, Health Savings Accounts and Other Tax-Favored Health Plans

Page Last Reviewed or Updated: 25-Jan-2017