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Subject:  Re: medical expenses Date:  1/11/2012  1:04 AM
Author:  0x6a74 Number:  114560 of 130961

http://www.irs.gov/taxtopics/tc502.html

Medical and dental payments are deducted in year paid.



that was simple ...Thanks.


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You may deduct only the amount by which your total medical care expenses for the year exceed 7.5% of your adjusted gross income. For years beginning after December 31, 2012, you may deduct only the amount by which your total medical expenses exceed 10% of your adjusted gross income.
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