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If you itemize your deductions on Form 1040, Schedule A, you may be able to deduct expenses you paid for medical care – including dental – for yourself, your spouse, and your dependents.
For you to be able to deduct the expense, it must be a common, helpful, and appropriate expense for your field of work. An expense does not necessarily have to be “required” for it to be deductible. However, if your employer reimbursed you for the expense, it cannot be included in your deduction.
The Disaster Tax Relief and Airport and Airway Extension Act of 2017 was signed into law on September 29, 2017.
Highlights of the tax provisions providing relief for taxpayers affected by Hurricanes Harvey, Irma and Maria for 2017 federal tax returns: