This interview will help you determine if your medical and dental expenses are deductible.
Information You'll Need
- Filing status.
- Type and amount of expenses paid.
- The year in which the expenses were paid.
- Your adjusted gross income.
- If you were reimbursed or if expenses were paid out of a Health Savings Account or an Archer Medical Savings Account.
The tool is designed for taxpayers that were U.S. citizens or resident aliens for the entire tax year for which they're inquiring. If married, the spouse must also have been a U.S. citizen or resident alien for the entire tax year. For information regarding nonresidents or dual-status aliens, please see International Taxpayers.
Caution: Please note for 2019, this topic doesn’t include the recently passed legislation that returned the medical expense deduction floor to 7.5%. Prior to this legislation, the floor was at 10%. Until the update can be made, please see H.R. 1865, “Further Consolidated Appropriations, 2020”, Division Q.
Conclusions are based on information provided by you in response to the questions you answered. Answers do not constitute written advice in response to a specific written request of the taxpayer within the meaning of section 6404(f) of the Internal Revenue Code.
Estimated Completion Time: 15 minutes
Please Note: After 15 minutes of inactivity, you'll be forced to start over.
Caution: Using the "Back" button within the ITA tool could cause an application error.