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AM I CONSIDERED SELF-EMPLOYED?
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UNDERSTANDING MEDICAL AND DENTAL EXPENSES
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.
Unreimbursed Employee Expenses
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.