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Medical and Dental Expenses at a Glance


Beginning January 1, 2013, you may deduct only the amount by which your total qualified medical expenses exceed 10 percent of your adjusted gross income (AGI), or 7.5 percent, if you or your spouse is 65 or older.

More Information

Tax Topic 502 - Medical and Dental Expenses

Related Forms

Form 1040, Schedule A, Itemized Deductions (PDF)

Related Publications

Publication 502, Medical and Dental Expenses


Can I Deduct My Medical and Dental Expenses?

Page Last Reviewed or Updated: 25-Jan-2017