Deducting Medical Expenses – 2017 Law – Self-Study (No Videos)
Schedule A is one of the most frequently used IRS forms. This is the first of four courses we offer which provides a detailed look at the rules and limits that affect taxpayers who itemize deductions.
- Whose medical expenses can you deduct?
- Deductibility of medical expenses paid for taxpayer/spouse, children and other dependents
- Insurance premiums and the effect of the premium tax credit on deductible health insurance expenses
- Meal and lodging expenses for medical reasons
- Medical transportation costs
- Capital expenditures to accommodate medical needs
- Impairment related work expenses
- Other medical expenses
- Nondeductible expenses
At the conclusion of this course you should be able to:
- Determine whose medical expenses you can deduct
- Differentiate between deductible and nondeductible medical expenses
- Calculate the amount of medical expense deduction you can claim on Schedule A
2017 Tax Law
Ends: Saturday, July 31, 2021 11:59 PM (PST)
Started: Wednesday, August 15, 2018 11:59 PM (PST)
Ended: Sunday, July 31, 2022 11:59 PM (PST)
|IRS (Federal Tax Law)||1 Hours|
|Oregon Tax Board||1 Hours|
Field of Study
Basic tax knowledge
Self-study (No Videos)
IRS Federal Program Number
Meet Your Instructor
April Gutierrez, Enrolled Agent:
Known for her entertaining speaking style and ability to make a complex subject easy to understand, April is frequently invited to speak to business groups and news media on tax-related topics. She has a B.A. in Communication Studies from Murdoch University in Perth, Australia. She obtained her Oregon LTC in 1995.April resides in Portland, Oregon, with her husband Jess and their two sons. Her pastimes include gardening, travel, and playtime with her Arabian horse, Fancy.
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